HTTPS is a hot topic among online marketers and SEO professionals who understand the future of the web needs to be more secure. Not just for the good of the internet, but to increase visibility and lower the chances of being penalized.
Search engines and web traffic authorities are ramping up efforts to encourage website owners to learn how to implement SSL certificates. We just recently wrote about how Google Chrome will be showing warnings on HTTP websites in October if they contain user input fields (login, contact forms, search bars, etc.).