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Encrypted Website Payments

Posted: July 3, 2012 at 3:05 pm

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July 3, 2012 at 3:05 pm

How do I achieve this with the Event Espresso Advanced plugin? Is this a standard feature? Please let me know, and thank you in advance.


  • Support Staff

July 3, 2012 at 4:03 pm

We recommend installing a private SSL certificate for the domain, and forcing the registration page and payments/transactions pages to load in https. The WordPress https plugin will let you set these pages to load in https once there is an SSL certificate installed on the site.

You can get a free SSL cert from

Kirk Tirakian

July 5, 2012 at 11:17 pm

So I need this SSL certificate for on website payment/transaction pages? BUT if I have this SSL the Event Espresso Social Media won’t play nice with Twitter because Twitter doesn’t work with SSL?


  • Support Staff

July 6, 2012 at 8:47 am

If you want to encrypt the PayPal button, yes. I think that guide needs to be updated, because I tested the tweet button on my dev server (running the WordPress https plugin) and the tweet button seemed to work okay.

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