WordPress Turns On Encryption For All Hosted Websites And Blogs
Encryption is now rolling out across every website and blog under the WordPress umbrella, turning HTTP to HTTPS and those blank pages on the left side of the URL to secured green locks.
Basically, what all this means for the users is that they'll be safe from security breaches, intruders, prying eyes, cookie theft and anything else along those lines. That's not all they're getting out of the whole deal, though, as Google loves websites with HTTPS. In other words, their blogs and websites will have greater visibility and better ranking in the search engine.
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