What is an SSL Certificate?
SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. To be able to create an SSL connection a web server requires an SSL Certificate.
Why is an SSL important?
Any computer in between you and the server can see your credit card numbers, usernames and passwords, and other sensitive information if it is not encrypted with an SSL certificate. When an SSL certificate is used, the information becomes unreadable to everyone except for the server you are sending the information to.
What are the added benefits of SSL?
SSL Certificates Available
Below you will find the SSL Trusted Certificates that we have on offer.
A low-priced, value-branded SSL certificate, reflecting the padlock.
True Business EV
Only Extended Validation SSL Certificates trigger the green bar.
SSL security for unlimited sub domains on a single server.
- If you have your website with us, you will need to have SSL Certificate for your site.
- In most cases your SSL Certificate will be installed at zero fee, if a fee is set out it will be a minimal fee.
What Google has to say about SSL Certificates on your website...
“You should always protect all of your websites with HTTPS, even if they don’t handle sensitive communications. Aside from providing critical security and data integrity for both your websites and your users’ personal information, HTTPS is a requirement for many new browser features, particularly those required for progressive web apps… For more on this article check it out here.