Google: Secure Search

  • Google Says HTTPS Is A Ranking Signal, But It’s Not Really

    Earlier this month, Google announced that itssearch ranking algorithm will now consider whether a site is HTTPS. Does this mean you should now go out and make the switch to HTTPS, or is this just political jousting with no real search relevance on Google's part? What Is HTTPS, Anyway? HTTPS stands for Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure.

    Daniel Cristo/ Search Engine Land- 15 readers -
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