Quick Notes for Adding SSL to WordPress

Chris Downey

Founder, VaxCalc Labs and creator of Autovist and the Vaccine Ingredients Calculator.

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I found a very good article on how to do add SSL via Lets Encrypt to WordPress running in Amazon Lightsail.  You can also use this if you’re using EC2.  (Should the article ever disappear, it is archived here.)

Once this is working, you can use these instructions to force HTTPS redirection.  (Instructions archived here.)

Protecting customers & visitors with Google’s SafeBrowsing API

Chris Downey

Founder, VaxCalc Labs and creator of Autovist and the Vaccine Ingredients Calculator.

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It took just a day to begin protecting our customers (and anybody who clicks on a link shared by our customers) with the SafeBrowsing API.  I’m very pleased with our experience with it.  Google provides good setup documentation, so I won’t go into the setup details.  Instead, I’ll delve into an overview of how it works and what I’ve learned so far.

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Yikes! Google thinks our site has malware

Chris Downey

Founder, VaxCalc Labs and creator of Autovist and the Vaccine Ingredients Calculator.

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Suddenly – nothing with Autovist is working.

Customers are sending in scary warnings Google has placed in their emails from Autovist, like this one

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