Whilst only a small ranking factor at the moment,has said it wants to make the web more and this will mean in the future it could be a much bigger ranking factor.
We all know the world ofis complex, so adding a little trick like this could mean ranking higher than your competitors.
So, What Is?
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure () is an encrypted communication protocol that secures the connection between a and a visitor’s . By default most sites use HTTP which is a unencrypted connection to the .
If you look at the address bar for FreshSites, you will see we have https:// in it and the green padlock. If you click the padlock you will see ourCertificate information. This means our site is , and gives us a great little boost.
So What IsCertificate?
ACertificate is a certificate that verifies the connection from the to your browser is , and encrypted. Every running must use one.