‘https’ Category

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Google Announce HTTPS as a Ranking Signal

On the 6th August 2014 Google announced that it would now be using https as a ranking signal, rewarding sites that have an active SSL Certificate securing a users browser connection site wide. The official announcement was made on Google’s Official Web Master Central blog on BlogSpot. The full article can be read here: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2014/08/https-as-ranking-signal.html. Initially Google say that https […]

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Enable https on WordPress Admin and Login

This post assumes that you have a valid SSL certificate installed on the host account for the WordPress site / domain in which you would like to enable admin control panel and account logins over https. The simplest way to enable a https secure connection on your WordPress admin panel and account logins is via a wp-config.php update, using the […]

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