Setting up a free letsencrypt ssl certificate with nginx

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We all know that the Five Eyes (and alot of other ugly people) collect massive amounts of metadata from public internet traffic, and you want to do something about it. Yes, you can do something, too. If we spam them with encrypted traffic, the amount of work needed to decrypt and read it will become unbearable for them. Letsencrypt offers a free way to get ssl certificates for your http(s) web-server.