Edit: Effective 8/28/2015 Arvixe is no longer offering free shared SSL certificates. Please contact support with any questions you may have.
All Linux hosting plans come with a shared SSL certificate. Shared SSL is not available on Windows hosting plans.
This means you can use our SSL certificate to secure (encrypt) a page on your website.
Assume your server is cobra.arvixe.com and your cPanel username is USERNAME.
Your main domain's site files reside in /home/USERNAME/public_html on the server. Normally, you'd type in http://domain.com in your browser address bar to see your website. Or, as mentioned in your Arvixe welcome email, you can see your site by going to http://cobra.arvixe.com/~USERNAME/ too.
To use the shared SSL certificate, you would just use https instead:
and so on...
You can access specific files and folders this way by adding the paths:
You will need to replace the above with your actual server and cPanel username.