Protocol Relative URLs Not Working


I am using Protocol Relative URLs / relative URLs when referencing css and javascript. When I access my page over https / ssl, the css and js is being called over http / no ssl.

It is resulting in the following javascript error:

[blocked] The page at ‘’ was loaded over HTTPS, but ran insecure content from ‘‘: this content should also be loaded over HTTPS.


If you are using the base tag within your header, the protocol being used in your base tag will be used when calling scripts using Protocol Relative URLs / relative URLs.

<head>     <base href='' /> </head>

If you need to use the base tag in your head, make sure to adjust it so that it uses https when using ssl, and http when not using ssl.

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