Get a free SSL Certificate for your website

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In cryptography, a public key certificate also referred to as a digital certificate, SSL is an electronic document wont to prove the ownership of a public key.

Steps to get a free SSL certificate

  1. Sing up with Cloudflare.
  2. Add your website in Cloudflare (this method not applicable for a free domain like “http://yourdomain.xyz.com”).
  3. After adding your site to Cloudflare select the free plan then confirm it.
  4. Bypass the proxy with Cloudflare from to then press to the confirm.
  5. After confirming the proxy step you will get a new Nameserver for your domain (don’t click on the “Continue” button when you get your new Nameserver)
  6. Login to your domain provider platform in the new tab select your domain and click on DNS then Change the old Nameserver from the new Nameserver.
  7. Now continue from step 5. Click on the continue button where u get your Nameserver.
  8. Click on the crypto icon then turn on the “Always use HTTPS” and “Automatic HTTPS Rewrites” option.
  9. Click on the speed icon then go to the “Auto minify” section and enable check to javascript, CSS, HTML.
  10. Click on the page rules icon and enter your site name like “http://yourdomain.com” then click on “add a setting” and select Forwarding URL. with status code “301 – Permanent Redirect” and enter destination URL like “https://www.yourdomain.com” then click on save and deploy. After some time refresh your site.

congratulations now your site is secure with SSL Certificate.

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