How can i park a domain and enable ssl on it

I am setting up a short URL service( with a custom short domain(ab.c). To use a custom short domain, I need to park it and enable SSL. I have tried to enable SSL from setting->security but SSL still not appearing.

Please help to setup custom short domain with SSL

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The managed SSL certificates via the DigitalOcean control panel are mainly intended to be used with the Managed Load Balancers.

In your case, I could suggest two options:

  • Create a Droplet with Nginx via this link here:

Then follow the steps here on how to get a free SSL certificate:

  • Alternatively, what you could do is add your domain name to Cloudflare and that way you would get a free SSL certificate automatically through them directly.

Hope that this helps. Best, Bobby