https with WordPress

How can I force certain pages in a WordPress site to use https (for data transfer encryption), we have an SSL certificate?

For example:
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAsked:
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
There are several issues.  Number one is that you have non-https content on those pages.  That has to be fixed.  Second is that Wordpress redirects pages and you would have to make sure that supported 'https' connections.  And you would probably be better off making the whole site 'https'.  It may be easier than trying to make selected pages 'secure'.
Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.Commented:
Use this plugin:

Activate it, then edit the page in question.  There will be a new metabox on the side of the page with checkboxes.  Check "Secure Page" and then publish.  Now any access to should rewrite to

The plugin will also attempt to secure any includes, image, etc. it can but it doesn't always succeed. If you get browser warnings about mixed or insecure content, view the source of the rendered page and search for http: in the source to see what is still being called insecurely and fix it however you need to.  For example, favicons are a frequent culprit...

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Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAuthor Commented:
To Jason C. Levine,

I found this in the meantime:

This implies that I just use settings as indicated & change http to https.

Is it not that simple?

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Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.Commented:
For a new site,'s that simple.

For an existing site with links and plugins already added you will access over https for new links/menu items but existing links and menu items would retain the http: prefix and may cause you some problems.
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAuthor Commented:

I did all that; it shows the page as https, but when you enter data & go to the next page, I get the attached, which of course is TOTALLY unacceptable.

What now?
Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.Commented:
Check the form action to make sure it is also https.  That's the kind of thing the plugin/setup can't easily find and fix.
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