Be clear about difference between HTTP and HTTPS
Being a website owner, you must be aware that using a Content Delivery Network helps your site load faster. However, many of us will be aware that this makes several pages non-secured. Therefore, it is utmost important to learn difference between HTTP and HTTPS and to make sure that all pages are secured, as not secured page having HTTPS in url may throw error when your visitors tries to open the page.
Beware of Fraudulent Certificate Providers
This is a step we should take care while obtaining SSL certificate from outside agency. Not only for SSL certificate, but also for everything you need to be settled by a third party like hosting, developing and other services. Trustworthy service providers also add some good reputation to your website. And when it comes to security, reputation matters a lot. This creates an impression of safe surfing among your visitors that ultimately increases your business reputation too.
Follow Installation Steps Properly
Utmost care should be taken while performing installation. You have to follow each step carefully. Some people do not wait to read what it says and abruptly keep on clicking ‘Next’ and ‘Yes’. This is not the right way to do installation even for any software product. Reading each step carefully not only install the product properly but also make you aware of what it takes for installing the product which in turn help you in case of trouble in future.
Success of any website depends upon the security features it is offering. And a proper security can be achieved only with proper installation of SSL certificate. No matter how attractive website you own, it is worth visiting only if it has trusted SSL certificate. Following points that we just discussed about care to be taken while installation will help your website associated with good SSL certification and will ultimately increase reputation among your site visitors.