Web Hosting Company Go Daddy SSL Certificates Claim 45 Percent of Market Growth

Web Hosting Company Go Daddy SSL Certificates Claim 45 Percent of Market Growth

Web Hosting Company Go Daddy SSL Certificates Claim 45 Percent of Market Growth

Greatresponder.com – 2011-10-08 – On Wednesday, the web hosting company and domain name registrar, Go Daddy, made the announcement that it is the cause for more than 45 percent of the industry’s growth according to the latest Netcraft Secure Server Survey Report.

This announcement came about a week after the web hosting provider reached it’s 50 million domain name milestone.

As stated in the press release, the web hosting company is now adding more than 10,000 SSL certificates to its portfolio. In a statement, the report also claims that that their closest competitor grew by half that amount.

“Go Daddy is serious about protecting its customers’ data,” Go Daddy CEO and founder Bob Parsons said in a statement. “It’s important to secure your website, but it doesn’t have to cost a lot. Think about it, Go Daddy provides world-class customer care and an SSL certificate that is identical to our competitors — all at less than half the price of most providers. I don’t have to tell you, saving money is important to people these days.”

Go Daddy claims its growing in this industry has been “dramatic” this year. This is including its July announcement that it managed more than a half million SSL certificates. According to the press release, in August, Netcraft ranked Go Daddy as the second largest EV SSL provider in the world.

According to Go Daddy, its SSL certificates include an unlimited server license and free 24 x 7 customer support.

Go Daddy Web Hosting Issued Over 500,000 SSL Certificates

Go Daddy Web Hosting Issued Over 500,000 SSL Certificates

Go Daddy Web Hosting Issued Over 500,000 SSL Certificates

Greatresponder.com – 2011-06-08 – Go Daddy one of the biggest domain registrar and Web hosting company that also sells SSL certificates and other products announced on Monday that it now protects over 500,000 websites with its branded SSL certificates.


According to the press release, Go Daddy was top SSL provider during May. During May Go Daddy company sold over branded SSL certificates 13,000.

Go Daddy provides various SSL certificates with different specs including digital seal. Additionally Go Daddy has serious advantage comparing to other SSL providers.

Go Daddy SSL certificates comes with unlimited server license. It means that companies can purchase a single certificate for their entire infrastructure. As result it could save some money.

All of Go Daddy’s SSL certificates provide visitors to a website visual assurance through the https prefix and padlock icon on a browser. EV SSL certificates also provide a green address bar.

Additionally it worth to note, that last week domain registry .CO Internet announced that Go Daddy had registered the one millionth .CO domain.

Commenting company achievement, Go Daddy CEO and Founder Bob Parsons said:
“While it is significant that Go Daddy has issued more than a half-million SSL certificates, there are still too many people being ‘taken to the cleaners’ by other providers who charge their ridiculously high prices. In this economy, businesses need to be looking for the best possible value. Think about it, Go Daddy customers receive an identical SSL product as competitors, but with outstanding customer service and for up to 15 times less the cost … now that can make a difference.”

Host Color Web Hosting Provider Announces EV SSL Certificate Offer

Greatresponder.com – 2010-08-06 – Host Color web hosting provider,announced a promotional offer on Extended Validation (EV) Green Bar SSL certificates. Host Color says that it gives site owners who purchase single-domain Essential SSL certificate, a free upgrade to Comodo Green Bar EV SSL

“Host Color is a trusted Comodo Partner and we appreciate a lot the opportunity to offer our customers a free upgrade to EV SSL. Thanks to Comodo they can use “Green Bar”, a feature exclusive to EV SSL, to reassure website visitors that they browse and transmit information through a verified and secured Internet site,” says Martin Andreev, VP of Operations of Host Color.

It articulates that it now provides its customers who need to get Green Bar Extended Validation (EV) SSL with the opportunity to get an EV SSL and to save $320/year. Now anyone who signs up for the standard single-domain “Essential SSL” digital certificate, priced at $39/year can get a free upgrade to EV SSL. The company partners with Comodo, a provider of digital security products to provide its website hosting customers with high quality SSL certificates.

The company explains that Extended Validation SSL (EV SSL) certificate, also popular as “Green Bar”, is the highest assurance digital certificate available online. It offers 2048-bit, next generation encryption and is compatible with 99.3% of web browsers, including all Mozilla, Internet Explorer and Safari versions. The regular price of Green Bar SSL is $359/year, but now its customers can purchase “Essential SSL” for $39/year and to request a free upgrade to EV SSL.

According to it, after a purchase of an “Essential SSL” certificate, its customer will be given a free update to Extended Validation Green Bar (EV) SSL. The only thing the SSL owner should do is to login to the new account. The free upgrade to Extended Validation certificate works for 1 and 2 year subscription periods. Any order for “Essential SSL” certificate will be valid and the company’s customers can use this type of SSL certificate if for any reason they cannot qualify to get issued an Extended Validation “Green Bar” SSL.

Source: www.webhosting.info