Tag Archives: SSL

HTTPS: Secure Your Site and Boost Your SEO

People always want their websites to rank high in Google searches. While many swear by their own bag of tricks, the truth is that a lot of search engine optimization is guesswork. However, we have good news. Google openly acknowledges that it prioritizes sites using HTTPS in search results. In this article, we’ll explore how adding … Continue reading HTTPS: Secure Your Site and Boost Your SEO

SSL from Namecheap – What’s the difference: Encryption, Validation & Trust

(Note: As a result of valuable feedback from the netsec community, we edited this post to clarify our point of view, as well as removed side points that detracted from the main points of our post: the importance of validation in SSL and the need to educate consumers that because of developments in SSL involving … Continue reading SSL from Namecheap – What’s the difference: Encryption, Validation & Trust

3 tips for a speedy and successful SSL activation

Activating or renewing an SSL certificate can be a difficult and time-consuming process. We’ve been there; we know this stuff is confusing. But it doesn’t have to be so hard. Armed with the right info, you can avoid the usual headaches and skate through the SSL setup process with ease. To that end, we’ve enlisted … Continue reading 3 tips for a speedy and successful SSL activation

Get Your Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals

Winter is upon us, and that means holiday shopping. Namecheap is pulling out all the stops this year. We are your source for all the best prices on domains, hosting, SSLs, and email. We’ve assembled an all-star cast of amazing offers: .website and .club registrations at $0.98, three-month Reseller hosting packages for $0.98, first-year Value … Continue reading Get Your Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals

It’s Official. Using SSL (https://) helps your SEO Ranking

Today, Google officially announced that using a secure https:// connection (achieved through the use of a SSL Certificate) increases the ranking of your site in its results. For some time, many in the SEO community have suspected that using a secure https:// connection had benefits. Matt Cutts, the head of the Webspam team at Google, … Continue reading It’s Official. Using SSL (https://) helps your SEO Ranking