Trust is one of the biggest obstacles facing E-commerce businesses. One of the best ways to prove to potential customers is having an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate on your site. It ensures the consumer that pages are appropriately encrypted, so the information they provide you will be secure. Luckily, BigCommerce has decided to provide websites with a custom domain name free BigCommerce SSL certificates.
Once you are on that page, scrolls down to “Installing an SSL Certificate from BigCommerce” and click the “BigCommerce Account Dashboard.” It should expand that section, in which is a step by step process, which only takes a matter of minutes.
Not only do SSL certificates help establish trust with people browsing your E-commerce store, but it is also a ranking factor for your BigCommerce SEO. Don’t forget to contact us for a free SEO audit.