An SSL Certificate is essential for your website these days. It shows your customers you are security conscious, and helps improve your SEO rankings.
You can tell your are on a website with a valid SSL cert if the URL starts with https or your browser shows a padlock icon beside the website address
Elive provides the ability for any hosted website to have a free Lets Encrypt installed, simply login to your Hosting Control Panel and go to the Lets Encrypt icon and follow the instructions.
We can install this for you, for a once off charge of €30 + vat
Alternatively you can purchase a commercial SSL cert from us.
A paid SSL cert can offer the following benefits
- Extra Validation on domain ownership
- Enhanced technical support for issues
- Insurance for your certificate against fraudulent transactions and other potential issues
- GreenBar support ( extra visual reassurance offered by some web browsers )