SSL.com Announces SHA-2 SSL Support

 

  SSL.com Announces SHA-2 SSL Support Microsoft, Google and Mozilla have all announced various plans to stop supporting SHA-1 SSL certificates after January 1, 2017. As a result, SSL.com began issuing SSL certificates using only SHA-2 (aka SHA-256) as the default hashing algorithm starting September 24, 2014. There are no special flags or indicators needed when […]

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Black Friday 2014 Online and Offline Shopping Security Tips

 

  Black Friday and Cyber Monday are almost here, so we thought we’d share some tips to make sure you stay safe whether you’re shopping online or offline in the real world. If you remember, quite a few large box stores, including, ironically, Target, were compromised with credit card numbers stolen by the bad guys. […]

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Five More Ways You Can Make Your Digital Storefront More Appealing

 

  In the world of E-Commerce, business is booming. Although brick-and-mortar isn’t quite dead yet, physical retail locales have lately given way to faster, more convenient online shops. As a result, digital storefronts are popping up left and right. What that means for you as a merchant is that you’re competing for the attention of […]

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How SSL Seals Boost Conversion Rates

 

  As the Internet becomes more ingrained into our day-to-day lives, the level of digital crime rises higher and higher – and the end user knows it. What this means is that – especially in the world of E-Commerce – it’s absolutely vital that prospective buyers trust their vendors. If there’s no trust, there’s no […]

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The Five Components Of A Successful Digital Storefront

 

  Although brick-and-mortar sales are far from dead in the water, today we’re seeing an ever-increasing volume of consumers who choose to do the majority of their shopping online. Part of this has to do with the prevalence of mobile devices – with the widespread availability of smartphones and tablets, the world of online retail […]

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Why Your Digital Storefront Needs A Search Bar

 

  Searching For Answers Quick question, folks. What’s the most important aspect of any successful storefront – digital or otherwise. Is it the diverse selection of products they sell? Is it their price, or how well they’re marketed? Could it, perhaps, be that they offer something no one else does? None of the above, actually. […]

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What Makes Mobile So Vital For E-Commerce?

 

  Since Apple unveiled the first iPhone seven years ago, the smartphone has become one of the most ubiquitous pieces of technology in the world – followed closely thereafter by the tablet in 2010. These days, just about everyone has at least one piece of mobile technology – and anyone who doesn’t is considered an […]

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