Free EV Certificate for Y Combinator Startups

As a startup, you're passionate about the solution you want to deliver. DigiCert is committed to the startup community. We love your passion and want to support your startup vision. As part of our support, we offer all Y Combinator startups a free EV SSL Certificate to secure their website and online services.

Free EV SSL for Y Combinator partners is about more than just helping the developers and users of your services. It's about encouraging the use of best practices for online security and enhanced user trust.


Cloud Security Done Right and Made Easy

Complete Solution

As a trusted Certificate Authority that offers cloud certificates, we can also offer a complete line of authentication solutions—including SSL, device, and client certificates.

Leading Certificate Authority

Enterprises in more than 180 countries trust DigiCert for authentication solutions and certificate management.

Industry Thought Leader

DigiCert's innovative SSL management tools make it easier than ever for you to secure your entire domain.

Chosen Solution Provider

As a leading SSL provider, DigiCert can offer a customized solution for startups to secure your network with EV SSL Certificates.

Extended Validation Means Trust

To let users know that a website has an EV certificate, browsers show more visual cues. EV certificates include the following visual benefits:

  • https:// at the beginning of the domain name
  • Padlock in the address bar
  • Organization information in the certificate details

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