4 ways to build visitor trust in your website

Seemingly everything we do today revolves around the internet. It’s how we socialize, how we find new restaurants, how we watch movies and tv, and how we shop. But websites—especially smaller, lesser known ones—have a problem. A new store is inherently unfamiliar, which makes people reluctant to trust it. It makes sense. If you’re going […]

10 Identity Protection Tips You Need To Know

Our lives and personal information are increasingly online. And though going digital saves time and trees, it can be risky. In fact, roughly 1 in 14 Americans become a victim of identity theft every year. But there are steps you can take to make you less likely to be one of those unlucky 1 in […]

What is a malware blocker and why do you need one?

By Johnathen Chilcher Website security is a $60 billion industry and a necessity for everyone with an online presence. This monstrous demand for online security has resulted in massive costs for small businesses and giant corporations alike. Thankfully, companies have started to offer solutions, like malware blockers, to provide cost-effective and standardardized security to customers of […]

GoDaddy SSL + McAfee SECURE: Building trust for small business websites

Selling stuff online is hard –– especially as a small business. Not only do you have to deal with many of the same pains as brick-and-mortar shops (like marketing and inventory management), but you’re also working against part of human nature: we’re less likely to trust strangers. And if you’re a small internet business without much brand […]

Protect your business with Breach Insurance from McAfee SECURE

  It’s an unfortunate fact: security breaches are getting increasingly common. Just last month, an enormous attack compromised tens of thousands of computers around the world, including those of many businesses. In a separate attack last year, a hospital in Los Angeles paid $17,000 to hackers who’d encrypted all their company files. And it’s normal […]

SnapSitemap has a new home

We’re thrilled to announce that TrustedSite, operators of the McAfee SECURE service has acquired SnapSitemap, the leader in simple, effective sitemap generators. As of June 30th, 2017, SnapSitemap will no longer be in operation, and the sitemap generator will become exclusively part of the McAfee SECURE service. How does this affect you? I have a […]

Your McAfee SECURE dashboard has a new look

We’re excited to announce a few upgrades to the McAfee SECURE dashboard that will make it easier to find what you need, so you can get things done faster. Most noticeably, the dashboard has an entirely new look and feel, designed to make feature set-up simpler, navigation easier, and clearly alert you when something needs […]

The Ultimate SSL Checklist – Pt. 2

Part 1 of this post covered some of the basic things you need to check off your list in order to make sure you can, and should, get an SSL certificate for your site. Now we’re going to dig into the nitty-gritty of: 1) How to actually purchase an SSL certificate, and 2) What to […]

The Ultimate SSL Checklist – Pt. 1

You think you need an SSL certificate, but even figuring out where to begin can be a headache in its own right. In Part 1 of this post, we’ll go over what you need in order to qualify for an SSL certificate. This “Pre-Purchase Checklist” will help you determine whether or not an SSL certificate […]

Big news: The new PCI compliance is now simpler, better, and easier

  We’ll get straight to the point: we’ve made an important change to our PCI Compliance service, and we think you’ll love it. So what’s the change? PCI Compliance is now integrated in your McAfee SECURE account That means your PCI dashboard will be seamlessly combined with the same account that you already use for […]

McAfee SECURE Certification Now Includes Identity Protection for Your Buyers

Today, we’re excited to announce that McAfee SECURE Certification Pro sites can now give their buyers free Identity Protection. Now you can address one of the top concerns of internet users by adding another layer of protection to your McAfee SECURE service.  Give your customers another reason to buy. Because internet users are so worried about […]

4 ways to show your customers the love and make them come back for more

It’s Valentine’s Day, so you know what that means: love is in the air, flowers are in bouquets, and chocolates are in our stomachs … Oh, and millions of forgetful people are picking up the phone, desperately trying to make a last-second reservation at a certain somebody’s favorite restaurant. (Hopefully not you!) But when you […]