You can obtain an SSL certificate for your site by:
- Using a web host that integrates SSL and configures HTTPS for you. Use a Google web host that provides SSL security for free. Use one of our partner web hosts or another 3rd partner web host.
- Getting an SSL certificate from a Certificate Authority (CA)
Does Google need an SSL certificate?
Conclusion: SSL Certificates are no longer optional with Google. Purchasing and installing SSL is no longer something that online business owners can ignore. Google chrome is set to mark sites as insecure if they do not follow the steps above.
How can I get a free SSL certificate?
If you have a personal website or a blog, StartCom will give you one unlimited domain-validated SSL/TLS certificate completely free. All you need to do to get this free certification is to validate that you own the domain. This can take a few minutes or a few hours at the most, and you can validate it over email.
How much does it cost for an SSL certificate?
Thawte offers five SSL certificate options; Thawte SSL ($149/yr), Web Server SSL ($249/yr), Web Server EV SSL ($599/yr)and SGC SuperCerts ($699) and Wildcard SSL ($639/yr). All the certificates have 128/256 bit encryption and come with warranty ranging from 100,000 US to 500,000 USD.
How do I enable SSL on Google domains?
Upgrading to managed SSL certificates
- In the Google Cloud Console, go to App Engine > Settings > Custom Domains: Go to the custom domains page.
- Select the domain you want to secure, and click Enable managed security.