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    http to https questions


    I changed all my links from http to https and would like to ask if what I have done is correct. Here are my steps:
    1) I changed all internal links to https
    2) I changed all links in sitemap.xml to https
    3) I asked my host to redirect all links from http to https
    4) I added in https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en the https site, so now I have two properties in webmasters tools: http and https. For both I have submitted the https sitemap.

    Is everything I have done correct? Should I keep the http site in webmaster tools or delete it and keep only the https?
    Should I do anything else?

    Thank you!
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    Yes, everything is good. Just make sure all images are also using HTTPS path otherwise chrome may show "Not Fully Secure" warning. According to my point of view you can remove HTTP version from Search console but i will suggest you to keep it for record purpose.

    Sometimes websites lose rankings after migrating to HTTPS so don't be scared if your keywords go down in SERP. Those rankings will be back in couple of weeks.

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