Free 256-bit SSL certificates were set up for all pages, content, and data on all eligible Shopify website. SSL is a technology, which secures the data in your web by stabling an encrypted link between a web server and web browser. SSL will change the URLs on your site from HTTP to HTTPs after you enable SSL certificates. With SSL set up in your store, you can improve the security in your site by using https, boost the ranking of your site on the searching engine, and reach the goal of becoming PCI compliant.
When your Shopify store meets the conditions to enable SSL certificates, you will receive a notification on your Shopify Home. You just need to tap Get started button to start to activate your free SSL certificates to encrypt your online store.
(In case there are any pages or files can’t be given SSL certificates automatically, you have to do manually then tap Retry SSL certificates activation.)
Activating SSL certificates will help you to protect and develop your website effectively.