What is an SSL Certificate?
Digital certificates serve as the backbone of internet security.
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates, sometimes called digital certificates, are used to establish an encrypted connection between a browser or user’s computer and a server or website. The SSL connection protects sensitive data, such as credit card information, exchanged during each visit, which is called a session, from being intercepted by non-authorized parties.
Why would I need an SSL Certificate?
An SSL Certificate protects your visitor’s sensitive information such as credit card information, usernames, passwords etc or simply when they fill out a form on your website.
- Keeps data secure between visitors and your web page.
- Increases your Google Rankings.
- Builds/Enhances customer trust.
- Improves conversion rates.