Starting today a security message in your browser may indicate the security of the website you are visiting (see image).
Our WordPress Managed Hosting Services already include the security features mentioned in this article.
Soon, Google will begin showing a security message in all Chrome browswers indicating whether a website is encrypted.
Visitors to your site may perceive your site more or less secure based on this new message. For ecommerce sites it’s important your visitors feel secure enough to begin a shopping experience for example. To reduce costs, security must be maintained. This means active management against spam and malware attacks on your website.