Khandaker Toihidul Islam
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HTTPS in Digital ocean

Step 1 — Installing Certbot

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:certbot/certbot
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install python-certbot-nginx

Step 2 — Setting up Nginx
At first need to update nginx configuration in /etc/nginx/sites-available/example.com
server_name example.com www.example.com;
Please follow the configuration option in http://toihid.com/domain-pointing-to-digital-ocean-nginx/

sudo nginx -t
sudo systemctl reload nginx

Step 3 — Allowing HTTPS Through the Firewall

sudo ufw status
sudo ufw allow 'Nginx Full'
sudo ufw delete allow 'Nginx HTTP'
sudo ufw status

Step 4 — Obtaining an SSL Certificate

sudo certbot --nginx -d example.com -d www.example.com

Step 5 — Verifying Certbot Auto-Renewal

sudo certbot renew --dry-run

More details in https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-secure-nginx-with-let-s-encrypt-on-ubuntu-16-04

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