CheapWindowsHosting.com | Best and cheap Let’s encrypt hosting. An SSL certificate provides an encrypted connection between the server and the visitor’s browser, and is essential for an e-commerce site (such as powered by WordPress + WooCommerce) in order to protect sensitive customer data and backend administration.
If you don’t have an e-commerce website, it can be difficult to justify the cost of an SSL certificate. However, as Google now rewards sites with an SSL with higher rankings, websites owners are having to weigh up the cost with the potential benefits.
Still unsure if you should use SSL, even if it’s free? Here are three reasons to install a Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate:
Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority based on the principles of co-operation, transparency and public benefit. Let’s Encrypt is sponsored by a number of very well known companies for example Google Chrome, Facebook and Automattic (the company behind WordPress)
Let’s Encrypt is provided with the WP Plus plan for all existing and future Create Hosting customers. Currently it can only be setup by an administrator. We can enable this during setup, or at any time – just submit a support ticket and we’ll take care of it for you.