Moving To HTTPS Can Backfire: Google’s Own Products Aren’t Secure Web Friendly Yet

by Ginny Marvin
Earlier this month, Google announced that HTTPS sites — those with SSL certificates aimed at protecting users against data interception — would receive a slight ranking signal boost over non-encrypted HTTP sites. One problem with this encouragement to get site owners to make the switch is that there are web components that aren’t HTTPS friendly yet, including Google’s own Tru ...Read the full article