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  • What is SSH and how do I use it with VPS?

  • With FTP, for example, you can upload, manage, and edit files. However, to properly configure your VPS, you need SSH (or Secure Shell) 鈥?a network protocol that lets you establish an encrypted connection to the server and execute commands on it.

  • What is a normal SSL certificate and how does it work?

  • Normal SSL certificates are issued by a third party certificate authority. They are verified by a third party to confirm your server is who it says it is, allowing visitors to connect to your server or website via an encrypted connection.

  • How do I access my VPS?

  • Now, the first step is to access the server from your personal computer. Multiple communication protocols let you establish a connection to your VPS. With FTP, for example, you can upload, manage, and edit files.

  • What is the difference between a self-signed and verified SSL certificate?

  • They are verified by a third party to confirm your server is who it says it is, allowing visitors to connect to your server or website via an encrypted connection. A self-signed certificate, on the other hand, is not verified by a third party. Your server issues its own SSL certificate so that it may serve encrypted HTTPS access to visitors.