Ever since Google announced that they would take into account whether sites use secure, encrypted connections as a signal in their search ranking algorithms, a lot of our clients have been moving towards making their sites use SSL. Most clients find out that after moving to a SSL site – that they get a warning saying that not all items on the site are loaded securely. No fear – figuring out how to fix that is easy!
Why is my SSL web page insecure?
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If you are looking for a quick and easy way to figure out a SSL issue – check out this free and easy to use site.
If you use Google Analytics on your web site, you should update your tracker code that is placed in your code. The new tracker is faster, and offers added tracking functionality (See Google’s announcement)
New Code: (put your tracker ID in where you see the X’s)
var pageTracker=_gat._getTracker('UA-XXXXXX-X'); pageTracker._initData(); pageTracker._trackPageview();