Tag Info

Hot answers tagged

3

It seems like you have your HTTP and HTTPS sites redirect to the HTTPS version of your www.example.com. This is good. Just know there is a cost for this initially. In your case, only one sitemap will ever be seen. It is the HTTPS version of your www.example.com site. Any sitemap should reflect both HTTPS and www in the URLs that are listed. Any other URL ...


1

I too have been unable to find independent studies showing an increased perception of trust associated with the green bar. Digicert published a white paper pompously titled "The Impact of Extended Validation (EV) Certificates on Customer Confidence" claiming that 59% more users "said they were most likely to enter their details" into a site displaying an EV ...


1

As of mid-2015, I haven't found any independent studies, or even anecdotal evidence, that EV certificates would increase conversion rate or sales. I've expanded on that in my answer to EV SSL Certificates - does anyone care?. What did seem to decrease shopping cart abandonment was trust seals and badges. Such trust seals do come with the purchase of an EV. ...



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible