Let’s Encrypt’s SSL certificate service launch marked a milestone for the open Web last year when it became the first major service to offer valid certificates for free.
Now, just a few months past general availability, the group has passed more than 1 million issued certificates in use across the Web.
“This event was off the charts”
Gary Vaynerchuk was so impressed with TNW Conference 2016 he paused mid-talk to applaud us.
Now that it’s easier than ever to get a security certificate for any website there are few excuses to not use one – even blogs should leverage HTTPS, because it prevents people from monitoring visitors’ browsing habits and any information they share.