How do I obtain a CSR (Certificate Signing Request) for my SSL Certificate?

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How do I obtain a CSR (Certificate Signing Request) for my SSL Certificate? I am trying to make my site HTTPS secure and I need to get one from my web hosting provider but I cant find any contact information.
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Customer Support tells me there is no way to get the HTTPS  SSL Certificate, which is SO BAD...65% of all Google page 1 rankings are HTTPS...without this it becomes nearly impossible to get get page 1 rankings...Homestead will begin losing customers without it...we've been with Homestead for 11 years, but now are being forced to move to a progressive site builder that makes it easy to have HTTPS
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Unfortunately, it is still not available at this time, but like all statistics they can be misleading. Because so many are, doesn't mean they have to be. It is still a minor ranking factor in Google. Google has not updated their blog since 2014 when they began the ranking. It affects less than .1% of websites. I have no doubt that it will become more important, but at this time most sites do not require SSL. We will continue to monitor this and I will share this with the management team.

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