Simplest way to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog Having Custom Domain

 
Moving your Blogger blog with a custom domain from HTTP less secure certificate to HTTPS more secure SSL certificate.

Is a must do for every Blogger who is blogging on Google Blogger BlogSpot platform.

On this article, I will explain for you in details how you can move your BlogSpot custom domain from HTTP to HTTPS.

Migrating your Google Blogger blog from HTTP to HTTPS will enable your blog readers and visitors to access your blog through HTTPS instead of HTTP.



Moving Blogger blog domains from HTTP to HTTPS was formally limited to BlogSpot sub-domains users.

But now one can easily enable BlogSpot HTTPS on his or her blog with ease.

The Google BlogSpot SSL certificate is powered by Let’s Encrypt.

Before I go into details on how to carry out the migration from HTTP to HTTPS lets first explain what SSL certificate means.

Simplest way to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog Having Custom Domain

What is SSL Certificate?

SSL stands for (Secure Socket Layer).

Enabling SSL means your blog has guaranteed security on the internet.

This means when your blog visitors and readers visit your website or send personal information or engage in any financial transaction that their security and privacy will be safe and secured.

To secure the security and privacy of your readers you need to enable guaranteed SSL certificate which will help to encrypt the personal data and information between the web server and user device.

This means there would be no third party interference on your blog user's privacy.

Websites without enabled SSL certificate or HTTPS enable will most of the time give an unsecured warning notice.

Importance of enabling HTTPS or SSL certificate.

It will help your blog rank higher on Google SERP giving your blog edge over your competitors.

Precaution to follow after enabling HTTPS on your Blogger blog.

  1. You have to resubmit your blog to Google Search Console again and remove other existing Property of your blog. The new URL will be in this form https://www.yourblog.com.
  2. check your images to make sure they all have HTTPS and not HTTP in them.
  3. Check and remove any third party blog gadget without SSL connection enabled in them.
  4. You have to resubmit your blog to Google Search Console and other webmaster tools like Yahoo, Yandex Bing etc.

Note – Your blog traffic may be down for some days because Google needs to reindex it.

Steps to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog with Custom Domain

1. Sign into your Blogger dashboard.

2. Pick a blog to enable HTTPS

3. Go to Settings > Basic > HTTPS


Simplest way to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog Having Custom Domain

 4. Go to HTTPS availability and select YES from Dropdown


Simplest way to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog Having Custom Domain

It may take a little longer to enable HTTPS. Refresh the web page.

5. Go to HTTPS redirect and select YES from Dropdown

Simplest way to Enable HTTPS on A Blogger BlogSpot Blog Having Custom Domain


Enabling redirect from HTTP to HTTPS will ensure all your blog visitors will connect to your blog through HTTPS connection.

Your blog has been fully HTTPS enabled and the safety and the rivacy of your blog readers are guaranteed.

Do all Bloggers user have the option to enable HTTPS on his or her blog?

The answer is NO but theirs still a way to go around it.


You can take help of your friend who can enable HTTPS on his blog.

If you will add him/her admin of your blog.

Then he/she will be able to enable HTTPS on your blog from his/her dashboard.

It may take a few hours to see the option to enable HTTPS for your blog.

You should keep him/her admin until  “enable HTTPS” option available on your dashboard.

         
   
   

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