Get search engine rank benefits and increased user trust from installing SSL site-wide.

Google recently announced that having an SSL Certificate is the easiest thing site owners can do to boost SEO ranking.

The big question in the mind of site owners, administrators, service providers, and SEO experts now, is: What SSL Certificate should I buy?

The Google search boost for using SSL applies to all sites, whether they have personal information or not. That means that even if your site doesn't have a checkout page, login pages, or any financial or sensitive personal information, you can still get SEO benefits by installing an SSL Certificate on your site.


Which Certificate is Right for Me?

Not all SSL Certificates are the same, find the right certificate for your site

There are many different options for SSL Certificates; and though they all perform encryption to secure information, not all SSL Certificates are the same.

DigiCert SSL Certificates are unique in that they offer a full verification of identity, further showing Google that you secure customer data and that your own identity has been verified by a trusted party. DigiCert’s identity verification experts issue SSL Certificates in just a few minutes.


Wildcard SSL

Total Domain Protection

  • $625 per year
  • Secures entire Website
  • Issued in minutes
  • 30-Day Guarantee
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Trusted Green Bar

  • $284 per year
  • Highest visitor trust
  • 60-Day Guarantee
  • Increased conversion rates
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SSL Plus

Fast & Economical

  • $188 per year
  • Secures a single domain
  • Issued in minutes
  • 30-Day Guarantee
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Single SSL Certificate: For Small Businesses, Blogs, and Personal Websites

Google has encouraged all sites to secure visitor information with SSL Certificates. That means that whether the Website collects personal information or not, Google will reward sites with SSL Certificates with a boost in search ranking.

A single-name SSL Certificate like DigiCert’s SSL Plus is the perfect solution for small business owners, bloggers, and for personal Websites. An SSL Plus certificate secures one domain, making sure that any information a user accesses on that Website remains totally private and secure from third parties.

As a bonus, SSL "Plus" also means that you can secure your Website with WWW and without. So whatever your users type in their browser bar, you can be sure that they see you're secure.

Buy an SSL Plus certificate for as low as $188/per year

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Multi-Domain SSL: For Service Providers, SEO companies, and Securing Multiple Domains

Larger Websites and online service providers often require more than just a single SSL Certificate to secure their Website. They may have multiple Websites, or have several different domains to secure. Service providers often secure customer Websites or run services for businesses and need to secure those portals for their own customers.

The Multi-Domain SSL Certificate is the perfect solution for administrators or service providers with multiple Websites that need to be secured.

With a multi-domain SSL Certificate, administrators have the flexibility to mix and match the domain names being secured by quickly adding or removing names as needed. Multi-domain makes it easy to add a large number of client domains onto one certificate, making securing multiple Websites simple and easy. For example, with a multi-domain certificate you could secure:


DigiCert multi-domain certificates are issued in minutes and customers can manage all of the certificate names 24/7 from within their account.

Buy a Multi-Domain certificate for as low as $340/per year

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Wildcard SSL Certificate: For Large Websites or Securing Subdomains

Securing large Websites can often pose a challenge in the amount of time and money it costs to secure multiple subdomains for areas like forums, logins, portals, etc. Buying multiple SSL Certificates for each of these services and managing multiple certificates isn't always cost effective.

A Wildcard certificate is a single-source solution for whole domain SSL security. With a Wildcard certificate, administrators specify which domain to secure (e.g. * and then can use that single certificate on their entire Website, regardless of whether they have one or 100 servers.

Administrators can quickly apply for one certificate and then use it on multiple subdomains like:


Buy a Wildcard certificate for as low as $625/per year

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DigiCert SSL for Site Search

Why Use an SSL Certificate on Your Site?

SSL is widely used to secure data transfers when Website visitors enter credit card details or other sensitive data like logins, financial information, or personal details. When sites want to guarantee that their customer or visitor information is secured, SSL Certificates are the most reliable form of data security online today.

SSL Certificates also include visual trust indicators like the green bar from EV SSL Certificates, the lock on the browser showing that the connection to the site is secure, or trust seals that prove that the Website owner has been verified and that their SSL Certificate is still valid.

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SSL Certificate for Search Rank

SSL is a Part of Your SEO Solution

While building backlinks and testing on-page content for an SEO boost takes time, getting an SSL Certificate is fast and easy and the SEO boost is immediate. With Google making a push to encourage a safer Internet by giving an SEO ranking boost for sites using SSL, now is the time to buy an SSL Certificate for search rank boost.

Take advantage of an easy way to get your site above your competitors.

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