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

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

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

This tutorial assumes you’re using the Bitnami version of WordPress on Google Cloud compute engine, or a similar LAMP stack configuration.

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

1) Setup WordPress on Google Cloud (Bitnami):

2) Transfer a Domain Name to Google Cloud Platform:

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

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41 thoughts on “Setup Free SSL for WordPress on Google Cloud (Bitnami) (Latest)

  1. Check out this tutorial with each command listed individually with images:

  2. Hello, thanks for this video. While I am good with tech, this is not a strength of mine. I was watching your video and stuck after Step 2 when this is the error that pops. Can you please help me? Also, I had followed your video last time but I must have made some error because the automatic renewal did not work and my certificate expired on 31 July.

    "It seems there is a valid certificate in the web server configuration folder. Please renew that certificate or generate new ones manually
    . Please check our documentation or open a ticket in our community forum, our team will be more than happy to help you!"

  3. hello just need your assistance i have done all the steps but still my website does not redirect to the https version , how can i restart the whole process again to install the ssl or what should i do ?

  4. It worked!
    But after installing WooCommerce it ssl is not working anymore

    I found many places claim same thing "WooCommerce uses the is_ssl() WordPress function to verify if your website using SSL or not"
    here is the link

    I'm not wordpress expert does anyone know how to fix issue when you follow this tutorial and get ssl working but it stop working if use WooCommerce because "WooCommerce uses the is_ssl() WordPress function to verify if your website using SSL or not"

  5. I followed the same steps. But only the first page of the website is secured. Not all the sub pages. Any idea why the other sub pages are not secure ? Can someone help me with this please

  6. The first commando worked, but the second command I am putting is doing this show. bitnami.conf Does not exist. Plz help me

  7. So useful your video thank you very much. I tried to install a comercial ssl in other bitnami wordpress account but I can`t do you know how? I followed this instrucction but doesn`t work. you can delete the link any help would appreciated.

  8. please sir, this process id no more available again. please can you help me with the new way to renew SSL certificates for your WordPress website on Google Cloud Platform

  9. Hey Joe, the certificate continues to expire after attempting numerous times on various sites. Is the auto renewal code correct? so simple but it never works. every 90 days gotta log in and code. What's the fix?

  10. Thanks so much for this very informative video. Can you please tell me how to copy and paste in the terminal. I honestly don't know how to do it. Can anyone reading this give an easy description on how to copy and paste. It would be awesome and helpful.

    Thanks ๐Ÿ˜

  11. i did the same SSL certificate generation with auto-renewable 2 months ago, but again yesterday I received a mail from bitnami which is asking me to renew the SSL certificate before 15 of this month. plz help what should i do

  12. Hey Can you please show how to fix mixed content it seems that the ip google gives still available over http.
    plus the CLI mentions the bncert tool is it better than this method?

  13. Got this message and after following those instructions I was successful with the installation:

    There is a new tool available for configuring HTTPS certificates, which is easier to use and includes new features such
    as redirections. Find it in the following path:
    You can read more about it here:

    "The Bitnami HTTPS Configuration Tool is included in every Bitnami Stack released since May 10th 2019."

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