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Blogger HTTPS for custom domain and Cloudflare

In BHF, there was a recent issue related to cloudflare where the browser screams the site is a phishing site. So I thought of writing up how does a service like cloudflare affect your blogger blog.

What is Cloudflare?

Well we have that written all over Wikipedia. Let's go on with why Blogger users look for Cloudflare.
Anciently Blogger users used cloudflare for one simple reason. HTTPS for custom domains.

So what happens when you introduce cloudflare into your domain?
DNS Redirect.
Your custom domain will be configured with the proxy info provided by cloudflare and when the request is hit, DNS redirect happens.
DNS redirect is bad for the site's health. A number of reasons, but the most important is that some browsers, when it detects a DNS redirection, it thinks that it is a phishing site.

What is a DNS redirect?

I am trying to explain this in easy terms. I'll try not to be too technical. When a custom domain URL is hit, usually the domain requests go to Name servers from w…

Blogger Precautions and Post fixing

When I came across the Help forum, there are a lot of questions regarding, deleted blog, deleted e-mail etc., Therefore in this article am gonna tell few safety and some ideas for fixing if lost. Hope this article will satisfy those questions to an extent.

How to add Facebook like box to blog?

In this article, what I am going to say is said by the article header. When I come around the GPF-Blogger:How do I?, I found a lot of questions on "How to add Facebook like box to blogger blogs?" Hence this article will be serving as the answer for those, hereafter.

How to see dynamic views without Changing to dynamic template?

In this article. am gonna tell, how to view the dynamic templates of your blogger blog without applying them.

Categorized Pages - Dynamic View

In this article am gonna tell a small trick on "How to make categorized pages in dynamic view?"