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this blog now SSL-enabled

by Rob Friesel

Starting last night, is now served over SSL. Huge thanks to the Let’s Encrypt project for making this possible, and to my hosting provider, DreamHost for making it easy.

How easy?

  1. Log into the web panel and click a button.
  2. OPTIONAL: Add a redirect rule to .htaccess to force ye olde http requests over to https. Like so:

And yeah, that was pretty much it.

Of course, as I type this, I’m noticing that I haven’t fixed all the asset URLs, but that shouldn’t take long.

About Rob Friesel

Software engineer by day. Science fiction writer by night. Weekend homebrewer, beer educator at Black Flannel, and Certified Cicerone. Author of The PhantomJS Cookbook and a short story in Please Do Not Remove. View all posts by Rob Friesel →

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