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SSL Certificates are shown on the website. They are like Green padlocks. These are actually small data files that digitally bind a cryptographic key to an organization’s details. SSL Certificate installed on a web server, it activates the padlock and the https protocol. SSL certificates allows to establish the secure connections between a browser and web server. Mostly, SSL is used to secure credit card transactions, data transfer and logins and mostly the social media websites.
Why to get Mysterious Green Padlock
Guys generally SSL Certificate only required if you are accepting credit card payments on to your WordPress website. However, if a customer comes to your website if you're selling something or not. But if they don't see that green little icon up there which is Green Padlock. Then they're going to think
oh! this is not secure its kinda shady
So, we have to accommodate for people who don't really know any better you know. So, today i show you guys how to get the Green Padlock and SSL Certificate. Now, there is one thing that you will need an SSL Certificate. Furthermore, let's face it guys if you go to all these websites right here and customers keep seeing all these you know Green Padlock up here. They're going to be wonder that why your website doesn't have. Moreover, they are not going to trust it so we kind of have to just keep up with the trends right now kept.
So, once you have your SSL Certificate installed you need to actually activate it. This is my website right here and I don't have green padlock.
Why does SSL Certificate Important for all Websites?
Even if you don't have the Green Padlock. Get it even if you're not selling just get it. Because, it makes your site looks secure. That's why I guarantee you that little green padlock will make clients hang around on your website and maybe even buying something. Just because, you have a Green Padlock right. The truth is people out there are crazy about SSL Certificate on your website.
- Help servers to keeps the data secure
- Increase Google, yahoo etc ranking
- Improves Conversion Rate
- Builds customers trust
Why SSL Certificate not shown up after installation?
Even, if you have installed Green Padlock and SSL Certificate. You will be notified that SSL Certificate was detected on to your WordPress website. But there are few reasons why your SSL Certificate might not show up even though you already have it.
It could be very small things that could be an image that's probably the most common. If the SSL the texts like the unsecured image or something they won't granted and also if there is a plug-in conflict that a plug-in to stop it.
There can be any little small thing that will stop that from showing up. So you need to basically force the SSL right here.
Now go ahead and activate the SSL and this plug-in will basically say okay you have SSL. We're going to force it onto your website right now, SSL Certificate was enabled on your website. Now, that SSL Certificate detected on to your website. Go ahead and check it out. You can go to visit sites and there you go now we have the Green Padlock and SSL. Now it's secure, People will buy on our website. It brings customers confidence to purchase on to your websites.
So, that's about it guys I hope this was helpful. My recommendation is to just get the SSL Certificate even if you're not selling anything. Soon, i'll getting it on my website and all of my clients websites as well. Alright so please subscribe and comment and all that gets up. Thanks for your support in advance.