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Purchasing or Renewing SSL Certificates


SSL Certificates can be purchased and renewed directly from your cPanel.  Please review SSL Certificate Information for general information about SSL's.

How to Purchase a New SSL Certificate

Please follow these steps to purchase a new SSL Certificate.

  1. Log in to your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Click MARKETPLACE from the left-side navigation menu.
  3. Scroll down to Security, then click the Premium SSL.
  4. Click the Add to Cart button of the selected SSL package.

Here's a list of approved addresses:

The email address listed as your WHOIS contact:

How to Renew your SSL Certificate

Your SSL should be set to renew automatically.  If you wish to renew manually:

  1. Log in to your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Click on the RENEWAL CENTER option from the side navigation menu to the left.
  3. Check the box next to your domain to select it.
  4. Click the Renew Now button.
  5. Process Payment for the SSL.

    Note: If you have to validate by email, please check the email address to complete the process. There will be a validation link to click in that email and a code to type in at that link.

  6. Your SSL will be automatically installed, configured, and enabled for your use.

If you need further assistance, feel free to contact us via Chat or Phone:

  • Chat Support - While on our website, you should see a CHAT bubble in the bottom right-hand corner of the page. Click anywhere on the bubble to begin a chat session.
  • Phone Support -
    • US: 888-401-4678
    • International: +1 801-765-9400

You may also refer to our Knowledge Base articles to help answer common questions and guide you through various setup, configuration, and troubleshooting steps.

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