You may have noticed a little gray or green lock on the left of some of your favorite website URLs, like google.com, facebook.com, and lojomarketing.com. That little gray or green lock means that the website is secured by an SSL certificate.
An SSL Certificate, or a Secure Sockets Layer, is a standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. An SSL is used to keep data passed between a server and a browser confidential and safe. In simpler words, an SSL helps keep any type of data transfers performed on your website secure.
So now that you know what an SSL is and what it does, you’re probably wondering if you need one on your website, right? Here are some reasons why you may or may not need an SSL certificate installed on your site.
But, do I really need an SSL certificate on my site? If you’re not convinced yet, here are some reasons why you should install an SSL on your site if you are selling items or collecting any type of information.
When don’t I need an SSL certificate? You don’t need an SSL certificate when:
Where do I get an SSL Certificate? Now that you’re ready to take the next step and protect your customers’ sensitive information by installing an SSL certificate on your site, you’re probably wondering where you can buy one and how you go about installing it. Fortunately, LOJO sells and installs SSL certificates for a low price. Contact us via our form or give us a call and we will personally install your new SSL on your website within minutes (I will personally take care of the installation!)
Don’t delay! If you are selling items on your site or collecting any type of personal and sensitive information, contact LOJO today to have an SSL certificate installed on your site!
Written by Maria Agurto
Published : March 2, 2017