SSL Certificates – What are they and why do I need them?
SSL stands for Secured Sockets Layer. It’s a protocol thanks encrypts the traffic from the web server to your browser. Unlike non-secured websites, where traffic travels over port 80, SSL forces traffic to travel over port 443. – See more at: http://mdtechteam.com/team-blog/item/165-ssl-certificates-what-are-they-and-why-do-i-need-them#sthash.WS4cjYV2.dpuf