Tapnet SSL Certificates

In the digital age, there is always security issues when sending or receiving sensitive information over an un-secured internet connection. SSL encryption is considered to be the best method to protect data transfer online. A large percentage of internet users leave websites when asked to provide any information about themselves if there is no SSL certification in place, a simple solution to implement on a website can keep customers from fleeing. Using SSL certification on a website is the ultimate aid to prevent these scenarios. There is no better way of building users’ trust than by enabling SSL which activates on your website by installing an SSL Certification.

To allow you to secure your website, we offer Comodo, GeoTrust, Verisign and Thawte SSL Certificates

With SSL Certifications, certificates assure that information is kept private between web servers and client’s browsers.

SSL ProviderDomainBusiness / EVMore Info
Comodo$12.95$54.95Comodo SSL
GeoTrust$149.95$249.95GeoTrust SSL
Verisign$449.95$895.95Verisign SSL
Thawte$69.95$144.95Thawte SSL

What is the verification process?

After purchasing a Digital Certificate, there are four steps needed to take before the Digital Certificate Setup Process is completed successfully.

Generate Public and Private Key – If you purchased Web Hosting for the Domain Name with TAPNET, you can generate a Public Key and Private Key from your Control Panel (cPanel) by entering certain requested information. If you have purchased Hosting from another service provider, get in touch with that Web Hosting provider to generate a Public Key and Private key.


Upon receiving the Private Key, record or save the detals in a safe place. Private Keys are disclosed only known to the owner of the Digital Certificate to ensure security.

Submitting Details to SSL providers – Next submit additional information to provide verification. This can be done from the SSL Provider Control Panel using the following steps:

Login to SSL Provider Control Panel and search for the domain name that will be used with the Digital Certificate.
Next click on the order, and then click on the Enroll Certificate button.
Input the details requested for verification, and then click the Enroll button.

After the Enrolment is completed for the Digital Certification will contact the Corporate / Technical Contact and request to be provided with some additional documentation.

Once the enrolment process is completed, The SSL Provider will begin verifying the data submitted and upon satisfaction, you will be issued the Digital Certificate. To check the status of the Digital Certificate request click the check certificate status in the Control Panel. The verification process could take up to a few days, depending on the type of certificate purchased..


Why buy a Digital Certification through TAPNET?

Partner with the highest class in the industry – A partnership with TAPNET allows us to re-sell the most trusted brand of digital certificates. There are cheaper digital certificate of lesser standards available in the market. Thawte is a Verisign company – the first to sell Digital certificates worldwide. Thawte is a very well recognized brand with respect to SSL certifications, and placing a Thawte seal on website pages assures customers that you take great pride in protecting data transfers to and from your website.

Impressive quality – Do not compromise based on price for an SSL Certificate by choosing a non-recognized brand. Many internet users abandon website during the registration processes, because the lack of a secure connection. Even a single customer who leaves because they were not reassured by an SSL connection, could cost far more than the price of an SSL Certification. Comodo, GeoTrust, Verisign and Thawte are recognized brands in the SSL Certification space, and an SSL certificate with a seal reassure customers that you are serious about protecting personal data.

Select the right SSL Certificate – There are various Digital Certifications depending on Business Needs. Selecting the right SSL certificate can vary based on business size, importance of security, the number of customers, the risk factors in being a hack target.

After completing the installation of the SSL Certification, authorization will be provided to place the Trusted Site Seal on website pages normally found on page footers.

Trusted Site Seals are visible, real-time verification for visitors, that guarantee the information that is submitted to is encrypted and private. Seals inform Customers that the website is certified by a trusted and recognized digital certificate provider online. Comodo, GeoTrust, Verisign and Thawte are recognized worldwide as a superior certification authority. Clicking the Trusted Site Seal, website visitors will get real-time verification of the validity of the certificate on the web server that they are connected to.