The EssentialSSL certificate is a cheap domain validation certificate that is suitable for small to medium businesses and personal websites. It produces a lock on the address bar to show users that their data is being encrypted and kept private.

1 Year

  • £14.95

    per year
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    for 1 Year

Essential SSL FAQs

Basically the EssentialSSL comes with a free site seal. This helps assure the visitor to the website that the site is secure. It therefore makes it ideal for using with websites that are interacting with people, while the PositiveSSL certificate is better used for internal sites and web services.

A domain validated certificate means the domain name has been verified (usually by email or via DNS). It is classified as a low-medium trust certificate and it is a cost effective way to secure any website. This certificate doesn't validate the company or person that owns the domain name.

Our Extended Validation or EV SSL certificates provide the greatest level of customer security and confidence and start at only £98.45 a year. View all extended validated (EV) SSL certificates.

View all SSL certificates by Sectigo or view all domain validated SSL certificates.

* Warranty is $10000 USD. Converted to GBP on 25/03/2014 using