How to Verify an SSL Certificate
How to Verify your SSL Certificate
When you view your website URL in a browser, you look for 2 things:
1. The URL will be preceded by https:// (s = secure)
2. Preceding the https:// will be a padlock icon.
How does an SSL Certificate Work?
- A visitor enters you site, and automatically the SSL Certificate creates a secure, encrypted browser connection.
- The visitor will see the https:// and the padlock icon next to your website URL, and will know that they are on a protected website where they can share personal data worry free.
So, now you know what your SSL Certificate is and how to Verify that it is turned ON, but...
WHAT DO YOU DO IF YOU DON'T SEE THE PADLOCK OR HTTPS?
WHERE DO YOU FIND YOUR CERTIFICATE INFORMATION?
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