Enabling SSL with Let's Encrypt, NGINX and Docker

Setting up a free SSL certificate with Docker and Let’s Encrypt can be a little tricky. Let’s Encrypt certificates are renewed every 90 days and the process needs to write a ‘proof of ownership’ to your domain. Certbot from the Electronic Frontier Foundation is a command-line tool that automates this process.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://reprage.com/post/SSL-with-letsencrypt-nginx-and-docker