Give yourself and your customer’s peace of mind.
SSL certificates encrypt information being passed from the browser to your server, making it impossible for someone to intercept data. SSL certificates are used to protect e-commerce transactions and sensitive information that is sent over the internet and now increases your rankings on Google search engines.
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Once we receive notice that you’ve signed up for an SSL certificate it will be installed on your server, the application protocol (also known as HTTP) will change to HTTPs, where the ‘S’ stands for ‘secure’. A browser will show a padlock or green bar in the browser when you visit a website that has an SSL Certificate installed. (as shown below. Installation takes approximately 24-48hrs.
So What is an SSL Certificate?
SSL Certificates are small data files that digitally bind a cryptographic key to an organization’s details. When installed on a web server, it activates the padlock and the https protocol and allows secure connections from a web server to a browser. Typically, SSL is used to secure credit card transactions, data transfer and logins, and more recently is becoming the norm when securing browsing of social media sites.
Why you should install one?
SSL Certificates protect your sensitive information such as credit card information, usernames, passwords etc. It also:
- Keeps data secure between servers
- Google Ranks HTTPS pages higher
- Builds/Enhances customer trust
- Lowers the risk of hacker attacks
Where is it installed?
If your website is hosted with Egami we can install the SSL Certificate onto our web server within a day to initiate a secure session with browsers. If you’re with another web host we can also install it for you.