Free SSL solution applied to your site providing enhanced security.Free SSL
One of the easiest and most effective ways to increase the trust of your visitors and customers is by having a green address bar when your site is visited. This gives your visitors visual assurance that your site is safe and secure. Buy an Sectigo EV SSL Certificate from A2 Hosting and you'll get just that! Extended Validation (EV) is one of the most commonly used resources to increase trust and is used by many of today's most visited websites. In addition to EV, your SSL also includes a dynamic site seal as well as a warranty valued at well over $1.5 million! Sign up for your Sectigo Extended Validation SSL now!
At A2 Hosting, you get a wide range of SSL Certificate options from free SSL Certificates to Premium SSL options for your eCommerce site and everything in between! Our affordable SSL Certificates offer quick setup and makes HTTPS easy! Enhance your web hosting account and your website with an SSL Certificate to increase visitor trust, search engine traffic, website security and much more!
Free SSL solution applied to your site providing enhanced security.Free SSL
Provides affordable site protection with easy SSL certificate setup.Single Site
Protect an unlimited number of subdomains with a single SSL certificate.Wildcard
Enhanced security and trust with Organization Authentication features.Premium SSL
Featuring Organization Authentication and Extended Validation.Advanced
Not only does A2 Hosting offer a wide variety of SSL Certificate options, but also from a wide variety of SSL Certificate providers. Here are just a few of the most popular options currently available at A2 Hosting.
One of the largest digital certificate providers serving over 100,000 users in over 150 countries.LEARN MORE
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Symantec is one of the most trusted and recognized SSL Certificate options available.LEARN MORE
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|RapidSSL||$49.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|PositiveSSL||$49.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|EssentialSSL||$69.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|InstantSSL||$99.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|QuickSSL Premium||$129.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|PositiveSSL Wildcard||$149.95||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|RapidSSL Wildcard||$179.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|True BusinessID||$179.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|Sectigo EV||$199.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|True BusinessID EV||$269.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|Secure Site®||$359.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|QuickSSL Wildcard||$431.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
|Domain Wildcard||$656.00||Not Available||BUY NOW|
Have questions about SSL Certificates? We have your answers below!
SSL stands for Secure Socket Layer. An SSL Certificate is installed on a web server to authenticate your website's identity. This means that the website is what it claims to be. In other words, it proves your identity to your visitors so they can be sure they are seeing your site, and not a fake or bogus website.
The other key function of an SSL Certificate is that it encrypts the data that is transmitted between the server containing the site and your visitors. This prevents data being sent between your website and your visitors from being read by anyone else.
Absolutely! In Google Chrome, if your site is not protected by an SSL Certificate, your visitors will get a warning message that your site is "Not Secure". Additionally, buying an SSL Certificate for your site is one the easiest and fastest ways you can boost your SEO rankings. That's because part of Google's algorithm is whether your website can be considered trustworthy or not. In short, having an SSL Certificate for your site is the new standard as they provide a secure connection from your site's server to your visitors' browsers.
When your website's audience visits your site, their browser checks for and views your SSL Certificate. Your visitors' computer confirms your site's identity through your SSL's Certificate Authority, the organization that issed the digital certificate.
If everything checks out OK, your visitors' computer and the server your website is hosted on perform a digital "handshake". This is when the computer and your server determine what sort of encryption will be used to create a secure connection. This is known as the Secure Socket Layer, or SSL. The flow of data between the computers is encrypted, meaning it is jumbled up into a code to prevent unauthorized viewing. Your visitors' browser will display some sort of identifer, usually a padlock, indicating to your visitor that a secure connection with your website has been made.
An SSL Certificate allows your site to move from HTTP to the safer Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS). The use of HTTPS helps protect your visitors' connections made to your site and avoid what is known as "man-in the-middle" attacks. This type of attack, where sensitive communication/information is intercepted and de-crypted, can be protected against with the use of an SSL Certificate.
You should have one SSL certificate to protect each of your websites. With that being said, if your site has multiple subdomains (i.e domain1.a2hosting.com, domain2.a2hosting.com etc.), you should consider a Wildcard SSL. That's because a single Wildcard SSL Certificate can protect unlimited subdomains.
A2 Hosting also offers multi-domain SSL certificates. This SSL solutions protect multiple domains with a single certificate.
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“Good service and support so far. I am new to web development and have received the help that I needed so far. With A2 instruction, It wasn't that difficult getting my website up.Then I got help getting Google analytics and picking up an SSL certificate. I am giving 5 stars because in addition to the support, the response time has also been good....” Read full review
“A2 was fast and efficient at solving our SSL issues. Great customer service!”
“Once again the A2 team came to the rescue. I bought an SSL certificate for one of my sites but forgot to register the token. Needless to say the site was soon deprecated because it did not have an SSL certificate. Not only did A2 give me a refund and buy a new one for me, they also registered the SSL token for me. Both the billing department and...” Read full review
“Fantastic service and a faster response than expected. How to avoid this ticket? For each registrar domain transfer setup an SSL certificate as part of the transfer process, not as the first ticket.”
“Super efficient and professional service. The team worked relentlessly until my issue was solved. Im a huge fan of A2!”
“A2hosting are great and their support team makes my job so much easier. Email issues, SSL connectivity and servers are almost a complete mystery to me - A2hosting sorts out all these issues to make my life as a web developer much easier.”
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