The Importance of an SSL Certificate

The Importance of an SSL Certificate

We should all approach online security in the same way we approach physical security for our home. Not only will it protect your business but also your customers.

SSL Certificates create a secure link between your visitor’s browser and your website ensuring that all information transmitted through the link is encrypted therefore making it safer to shop

SSL Certificates show the padlock sign on your browser, indicating the website is secure and helps reassure your customer that you are trustworthy.

SSL Certificates are essential for your website security, GDPR compliance and also without it Google will flag your website as being unsafe.

To verify An SSL Security certificate will –

  • protects you more
  • keeps data secure between servers
  • builds customer trust
  • Gives you better search engine rankings and stops warning messages from being displayed in some web browsers (so well worth having).