Switch to HTTPS Now, For Free

“From now on, you should see a delightful lock next to https://konklone.com in your browser’s URL bar, because I’ve switched this site to use HTTPS. I paid $0 for the trouble.

Why you should bother doing the same:

SSL’s not perfect, but we need to make surveillance as expensive as possible
For privacy not to be suspicious, privacy should be on by default
And hey, bonus: more complete referrer information in Google Analytics for people visiting from sites already using HTTPS (like Hacker News).

This post shows how to do your part in building a surveillance-resistant Internet by switching your site to HTTPS. Though it takes a bunch of steps, each one is very simple, and you should be able to finish this in under an hour…”