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SSL Certificates

In 2019 it’s extremely important to have a SSL Certificate for your website. SSL Certificates encrypt your websites data so it can’t be hacked and stolen. 

If you don’t have a SSL Certificate your website may be considered a threat and it will also affect getting listed on search engines.

What is a SSL Certificate?

SSL Certificates are fundamental to internet security. They are used to establish an encrypted connection and allow data to be transmitted securely between a browser or user’s computer and a server or website.

  • Establishes a secure connection between a browser and a server
  • Encrypts communication to protect your customers sensitive information.
  • Places a padlock next to your web address in the browser
  • Authenticates an organization’s identity

Improve Your Search Ranking

Establish trust and online security for your website visitors and business. Google wants to make the web safer and a big part of that involves making sure that the sites people access via Google are secure. That’s why websites using SSL have been shown to benefit from higher ranking in search results. Search engines will stop listing websites without SSL Certificates shortly.

  • Encrypt sensitive data
  • Protect user privacy
  • Secure online transactions
  • Activate HTTPS and the lock icon
  • Prove legitimacy
  • Increase SEO rank

Different Types of SSL Certificates

Standard SSL (DV)

Domain Validation certificates offer an economical and quick way to implement SSL to your website. Domain Validated certificates verify you own the domain, but do not perform any additional organization level validation.

Organisation Validation (OV)

The OV certificate gives your site a step up in credibility over DV SSL’s. It activates the browser padlock and https, shows your corporate identity, and assures your customers that you take security seriously.

Extended Validation (EV)

EV SSL is an Extended Validation Certificate, the highest class of SSL available today and gives more credibility and trust to your website compared to using an organization or domain validated SSL Certificate.

Brands We Work With!

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Choose Your SSL Certificate

Browse through the SSL Certificates we offer and find the best one for you. If you have any questions get in touch!

 

RapidSSL

 

GeoTrust QuickSSL Premium

256-Bit Encryption
Yes
Yes
Issuance Time
Minutes
Minutes
Great For
Personal Website
Business Website
Warranty Value
USD $10,000
USD $500,000
Site Seal
Yes
Yes
Free Reissues
Yes
Yes
Browser Support
99.9%
99.9%
1 Year Price
£15 / Yearly
£60 / Yearly
 
 GeoTrust True BusinessID
 
Symantec Secure Site
 
Symantec Secure Site Pro
256-Bit Encryption
Yes
Yes
 Yes
Issuance Time
 1-3 Days
 1-3 Days
 1-3 Days
Great For
Business
Business
Business & Ecommerce
Warranty Value
 USD $1,250,000
 USD $1,500,000 
 USD $1,500,000 
Site Seal
Yes 
Yes  
Yes 
Free Reissues
Yes 
Yes 
Yes 
Browser Support
 99.9%
99.9%
99.9%
Yearly Price
£75 / Yearly 
£300 / Yearly 
£690 / Yearly 
 
 
 GeoTrust TrueBusiness ID with EV
 
Symantec Secure Site EV
 
Symantec Secure Site Pro EV
256-Bit Encryption
Yes
Yes
 Yes
Issuance Time
 1-5 Days
 1-5 Days
 1-5 Days
Great For
Business & Ecommerce
Business & Ecommerce
Business & Ecommerce
Warranty Value
 USD $1,500,000
 USD $1,500,000 
 USD $1,750,000 
Site Seal
Yes 
Yes  
Yes 
Free Reissues
Yes 
Yes 
Yes 
Browser Support
 99.9%
99.9%
99.9%
Yearly Price
£130 / Yearly 
£680 / Yearly 
£1000 / Yearly 
 

What is a Wildcard SSL?

Wildcard SSL allows you to secure an unlimited number of subdomains on a single certificate. It’s a great solution for anyone who hosts or manages multiple sites or pages that exist on the same domain. The one-time cost of the certificate covers you for additional subdomains you may add in the future.

Unlike a standard SSL Certificate that is issued to a single Fully Qualified Domain Name only, e.g. www.yourdomain.com, which means it can only be used to secure the exact domain to which it has been issued, a Wildcard SSL Certificate is issued to *.yourdomain.com, where the asterisk represents all possible subdomains.

Wildcard SSL is an option available for DV and OV SSL Certificates.
 
 RapidSSL Wildcard
 
GeoTrust QuickSSL Premium Wildcard
 
GeoTrust True Business ID Wildcard
256-Bit Encryption
Yes
Yes
 Yes
Issuance Time
 Minutes
 Minutes
 1-3 Days
Great For
Personal
Small Business
Business & Ecommerce
Warranty Value
 USD $10,000
 USD $500,000 
 USD $1,250,000 
Site Seal
Yes 
Yes  
Yes 
Free Reissues
Yes 
Yes 
Yes 
Browser Support
 99.9%
99.9%
99.9%
Yearly Price
£120 / Yearly 
£200 / Yearly 
£330 / Yearly 
 

Have a Question?

Do you have any questions about the SSL Certificates? Or do you have a question about some of the features? Please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are happy to help.

You can find more ways to contact us here.

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