Setup Free SSL Certificates for WordPress on Google Cloud (Click-to-Deploy) (Latest)

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How to install and configure free, auto-renewing Let’s Encrypt SSL certificates for your websites on Google Cloud Platform.

This tutorial assumes you’re using the Click-to-Deploy version of WordPress on Google Cloud compute engine, or a similar LAMP stack configuration. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to install the certificates, how to configure them, and how set them to auto-renew.

Before starting this tutorial, you should have completed the following two tutorials:

1) Setup WordPress on Google Cloud (Click-to-Deploy):

Setup and Install WordPress on Google Cloud (Click-to-Deploy)

2) Transfer a Domain Name to Google Cloud Platform:

How to Transfer Domain Names to Google Cloud Hosting

View the full tutorial with each command listed individually with images:

Free SSL Certificate Setup for WordPress on Google Cloud (Click-to-Deploy)

Check out the entire WordPress on Google Cloud series at:

For WordPress Bitnami users, check out the SSL tutorial here:

Free SSL Certificate Setup for WordPress on Google Cloud (Bitnami)

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  • Top Hindi Jokes
    Posted at 09:50h, 15 October

    Please make a video on how to use subdomain in bitnami google cloud? also install ssl on subdomain

  • K-Ninja
    Posted at 20:27h, 16 October

    Can you teach us how to setup cron jobs on GCP? Also wondering, which do your think is best GCP, AWS, or MA?

  • Pranav Shukla
    Posted at 03:13h, 17 October

    Can I install SSL from cloudflare? Which type of SSL should I choose from available option in cloudflare ?

  • Pranav Shukla
    Posted at 03:14h, 17 October

    How many websites I host from my Google cloud account?