Is customer data safe on your website? When consumers provide credit card information or personal details, is the link between your site and their device secure — or open to prying eyes?
Providing security is a necessity if your business sells products or services online. Your potential customers are wary about the prevalence of fraud and identity theft, and the FBI even advises people not to send credit card information electronically until they ensure the transaction is secure.
SSL is essential in keeping consumer data safe. If your site handles personal or credit card information, invest in HTTPS ASAP. The accompanying checklist, created by SingleHop is a thumbnail guide to help you along.