11 Jul Nows The Time To Move Your WordPress Website From HTTP To HTTPS
If you haven’t heard already, it’s time to move ALL your WordPress sites over to HTTPS … and build EVERY new website with it from the start. Simply put: If you haven’t moved to HTTPS by now, you’re going to get left behind.
Here are 4 compelling reasons to move your WordPress website to HTTPS:
- SECURITY — SSL protects your site’s data and your website visitors. It encrypts data transferred over the web, like form submissions and credit card transactions.
- SEO — Google says it’s time to move your sites over to HTTPS. They are now giving a search ranking boost to secure sites. Simply put, you’ll rank better with an HTTPS website.
- E-COMMERCE —If you’re taking any payments on your website, SSL is non-negotiable. SSL is an absolute must for e-commerce and membership websites.
- AFFORDABILITY — In the past, SSL certificates could get expensive, but the rapidly transforming web landscape has made switching to SSL practical and affordable.