The Ultimate SEO guide to switch from HTTP to HTTPS

Thinking of moving your website from HTTP to HTTPS but not sure how to do this and if you will lose your rankings?

In this course you will learn how to switch a website from HTTP to HTTPS.

So if you want to switch your website to HTTPS or if you work as an agency and you are not sure if you should recommend this step to your clients thenthis is the right course for you!

As you may have heard, Google announced that using HTTPS now became a ranking factor. Also many SEO experts confirmed that using HTTPS helps to boost a website’s ranking.. Is this true or is it just another SEO myth? You’ll know the answer after finishing this course!If this is raly true you will know after taking this course!

I am going to give a basic knowledge about SSL and will continue with some important technical information. Last but not least I am going to give you a step by step guide on how to move your website from HTTP to HTTPS without loosing any of your rankings. contunie with some technicel stuff that you need to know followed by a step by step guide how to move you side from HTTP to HTTPS without loosing any rankings.

But watch out! A move to HTTPS does not make sence for all kinds of websites!These questions will be answered in my course:

  • What is a SSL certificate?
  • Why should I switch to SSL?
  • Will my rankings increase if I switch to SSL?
  • How do I switch from non SSL to SSL without loosing my rankings?
  • How do I set up Google Webmaster Tools?
  • Which tools are out there that help me to avoid problems when using SSL?
  • What does Google say about switching from nonHTTPS to HTTPS
  • What does Google say about SSL and SEO?
  • Should I switch to SSL with my existing website?
  • I am starting a new website - should I use SSL?
  • What should I do if my rankings drop after switching to SSL?

After completing this course you will easily be able to decide if a move to HTTPS is a good idea or not. If you’d like to switch to HTPPS you’ll exactly know what steps have to be taken to switch to HTTPS without loosing any rankings or without having technical troubles!


Our Services & Instructor


Harold F. Rich
Harold F. Rich

The SEOacademy Instructor

Harold F. Rich is specialized in Linkbuilding, Penalty Recovery, Link Risk Management and Link Audits.He is running the first LRT certified agency and holds a LRT expert certificate himself.

Within the last years, he published several case studies about websites that became victims of Google updates.
He also works as a SEO trainer for an online training company.

Harald worked with clients from all over the world. Hence, he knows about SEO problems of small businesses as well as of big brands from different countries. He knows how to boost a website's ranking by means of onpage as well as offpage actions. Further, Harald is able to analyzes websites’ link profiles in order to discover the reasons why a website became a victim of a Google update or manual penalty. The trainer also knows the steps that need to be taken to recover from Google updates or manual penalties. Because of his experience, he knows a lot of SEO tricks as well as do's and don'ts regarding the SEO business.


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

This course is not open for enrollment.