In very short, Installing an SSL Certificate means your Website is highly secure to access for all users around the world. Let's learn more about what is SSL Certificate and How to get it for free in detailed.
Your business website is the key to your business and hackers are all around the world. Whether you're running a blog, or a business website, or an e-commerce website, security of a website is the most anxious part of every website owner. In this blog, we'll learn everything about how to protect a Website from malware and virus attacks which damages to your entire data system. Moreover, we'll also determine what is SSL Certificates?, How many types of SSL Certificates are there? How to purchase Advanced SSL certificate? & how can we install SSL Certificate on your Website, that too for free!
What is SSL Certificate and How to get it for Free!
SSL means Secure Sockets Layer, SSL means Secure Sockets Layer, it is a standard security technology which builds an encrypted link between a browser and web server. These links ensure that all data passed between the browser and web server remain private and integral. When you installed SSL certificate on a web server, it activates the padlock and the https protocol and permits secure connections from a web server to a browser. In short, SSL Certificate is used to secure online payment/credit card transactions, user data transfer, and account logins, and more recently is becoming the norm when securing browsing of social media sites.
What're the types of SSL Certificate?
Primarily, there are three types of SSL certificate. Positive, Comodo & Wildcard, each type of SSL Certificate have various features and different importance. Positive SSL Certificate is for those who want to secure a single domain. Since two years ago Google has started giving priority to websites in their search results that use HTTPS and many website owners have followed suit and installed SSL Certificate on their websites. Unfortunately, some website owners & even web developers too found this a bit difficult. Because, you usually would have first to find an SSL Certificate provider, buy a certificate from them, to generate a secure key, obtain a dedicated IP address & install the certificate, which is really a very arduous task.
We accept - this is a big pain in the butt. But now, we have decided to make it easy and free for all our customers, who have selected our hosting services; So if you have selected our Linux shared SSD hosting or any special hosting package, we're promised you to provide it for free on each of your hosting accounts and on all domains.
How to get Free SSL Certificate
At TikTikhost, SSL Certificate by Let's Encrypt is free and automatic for every hosting plans created on our network. Through a direct partnership with Let’s Encrypt, all websites on our servers are automatically provisioned, including subdomains!
For the Domain owners, once the nameservers are changed to our servers and DNS propagates, Let’s Encrypt automatically issues SSL certificates for your domains/subdomains, no action is required from your end.
And the same for all your Hosting customers. Once you've updated your domain to our name servers, the SSL certificates will be processed automatically & immediately.
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