How to install a new Godaddy SSL Wildcard Certificate

This post has been intended for the first time users who want to install GoDaddy SSL certificate in their website. The procedure described here should work well with Apache server and with Nginx.

Steps to take before installing GoDaddy SSL

To install a digital certificate, you must first generate and submit a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) to the Certification Authority (CA). The CSR contains your certificate-application information, including your public key. Use your Web server software to generate the CSR, which will also create your public/private key pair used for encrypting and decrypting secure transactions. [Continue reading]