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How to Setup a GoDaddy SSL Certificate on CentOS/RHEL

Ok. Let's just get down to the knitty gritty! I was tired of searching for a tutorial. So I created this one for anyone else that wants/needs to setup an SSL asap within an hour!!! 1. Go to GoDaddy and grab an SSL Certificate. If you are a business or you do transactions and eCommerce and you have a registered business you actually pay taxes for. Use the Extended SSL. NOTE: Thawte, Verisign, GlobalSign, Comodo sell SSL Certificates. Don't waist money! Use GoDaddy. Steps to Get SSL Certificate: 1A. Buy the SSL Certificate!   http://www.godaddy.com/ssl/ssl-certificates.aspx?ci=8979 1B. Create the SSL Certificate - THIS STEP IS AFTER CREATING THE SERVER! 2. Build a server on your favorite Virtualization platform. Rackspacecloud is the best out there at this time and the most user friendly. There are a ton of other's, but either their UI is trash, their customer service sucks or they price gauge the mess out of you. If you are a company, use Rackspacecloud or Terr