Adding SSL to an Azure Web App

There are plenty of great resources available to show you the ins and outs of securing your azure website with SSL. Here are a few handy links I found which enabled me to secure my azure website.

If you're going the free route then be sure to use Troy Hunt's excellent howto guide for

Pricing for SSL on azure can be a bit confusing, but here's a quick summary:

  1. You're responsible for bringing your own cert (see options above)
  2. Azure will charge you $9 per month per SSL site
  3. You can avoid the $9 per month for your first 6 sites if your App Service is Standard or better

For detailed pricing information see the azure web app pricing info here.