I created a subdomain of my domain and I’m trying to install a free SSL certificate from GoGetSSL on Infinityfree’s panel but it’s been hours since I requested a free SSL certificate and yet it’s stuck on pending. Is there any fix to this? I never had this issue before and the main domain has a working SSL but it’s just the subdomain that is stuck on a pending SSL certificate.
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Can you please provide your URL, as well as what part of the process you are stuck on?
If you’re using free hosting with your own domain or a subdomain, you’ll want to make your website work over HTTPS (SSL). Fortunately, InfinityFree provides all the tools you need to make it so. If you like videos better then text guides, scroll on down to the bottom of this guide.
This guide uses the control panel functions and the Free SSL Certificates tool provided by InfinityFree to get SSL up and running on your site.
Step 1: Set up the domain on your hosting account
The first thing to d…
In order to get a padlock in the address bar in your website, you need to install an SSL certificate on your website. This article describes how to do that.
If you would rather watch a video, scroll down to the bottom of this article.
Installing an SSL certificate
The first step to install an SSL certificate is of course to get the SSL certificate. You will need to get your SSL certificate from a certificate vendor of your choice. InfinityFree also provides free SSL certificates in the client…
To get a free SSL certificate from InfinityFree, you need to setup some DNS CNAME records on your domain name. This article describes how to do that. Like videos better? Check out the bottom of this article.
Where do I set up the CNAME records?
The CNAME records should be set up with the DNS hosting provider of your domain name.
Most people will be using the InfinityFree nameservers ns1.epizy.com and ns2.epizy.com, or the byet.org nameservers. This means you can add the records to the control…
The URL of my subdomain is
I’m stuck on trying to get a free SSL certificate from GoGetSSL on Infinityfree’s platform.
Have you added the CNAME records correctly?
Yes, I have. They are running through Cloudflare with DNS only and the records are marked as “Ready” on the verification page.
Are you given the private key and certificate key in the client area to upload? You may have to click a blue “Show” button.
Nope. The progress is stuck on “pending” for hours and has not provided me with a private key or certificate key.