Caddy Won't Generate a Certificate/Doesn't Load

I have spent the last few months getting familiar with Caddy and Let's Encrypt. During implementations I have learned a couple gotchas which might be helpful when Caddy doesn't work. Domain Black List If you're hosted on Azure, Amazon or other popular cloud providers, you might be issued a subdomain for your virtual host (i.e. Let's Encrypt and Caddy may not issue a [Read More]

SSL reverse proxy with Caddy, Docker and Let's Encrypt

After building my Ghost Docker container I wanted to make sure that everything is served encrypted over the internet at the insistence & coercion of my peers. Setting up SSL using Caddy, Docker and Let's Encrypt is simple. Read on for steps on how to accomplish this configuration. Introducing Let's Encrypt Let's Encrypt is an organization dedicated to providing free, secure and trusted SSL certificates to anyone who can prove [Read More]

Docker, Ghost, Free SSL with Caddy WebServer

A few comments on my experience with creating this website. The blog was built using a combination of techs which are fairly new to me Docker software containerization platform Nginx - web server Caddy web server, out-of-box encryption Let's Encrypt ssl certificate authority Digital Ocean cloud server virtualization Ghost blogging platform https: [Read More]