Secure Website Design
Major browsers like Chrome and Firefox are already posting notices in some instances a website without SSL is not secure, and have stated they intend to expand on this policy in the future. Why wait until your entire site is flagged as unsecure?
If you plan to sell products or services online a secure website is not an option, it is a requirement, especially if you plan to accept payments or collect personal information from your visitors. Let us secure your website with an SSL certificate.
How Important is a Secure Website Design?
The following are excerpts taken directly from the Official Google Webmaster Central Blog. These were not written by us or any SEO or security company, these are statements concerning Google’s efforts to make the Internet safer, so read them carefully.
Pay Special Attention to This Statement
Why a Secure Website Design is a Requirement
If you followed the HTTPS Everywhere link above and watched the video, then you know this is true. When Google engineers “recommend” something it means just do it. You DO NOT want to be behind the curve on something like this, it is much better to implement HTTPS on your site now to get ahead of your competition, or at least not fall too far behind. Luckily it is not too hard to do, and we can help. Just contact us for more information.
When you employ strong security features on your website, such as SSL encryption and strong authentication procedures, search engines recognize your dedication to protecting your users’ data and reward you with higher rankings. Consequently, a higher ranking translates to increased visibility, attracting more organic traffic and potential customers to your website. Moreover, secure websites foster trust and credibility among users, encouraging them to engage with your content and share it with others, ultimately driving more traffic and boosting your online reputation. Don’t let your website fall behind in the race for top search engine rankings; invest in robust website security today and reap the benefits of a thriving online presence.
We Have the Best Prices on Secure Website Design
Now that you know your new website needs to be secure, or that your current site needs to be secured you need to consider how much this will cost. There are two important costs to consider, first is the initial cost of installing the SSL certificate and the second is the fact it requires your site to have a dedicated IP address. Many web hosts charge a monthly fee for dedicated IP address and only allow you to install SSL certificates they sell.
As the world goes digital, the importance of a professionally designed website has never been more critical. And we get it, your business is your passion. Allow us to ignite that fire and set your online presence ablaze in 2023.