Changing from HTTP to HTTPS in WordPress

Why Change from HTTP to HTTPS? Recently in the blogging community, many bloggers/website owners are going into a frenzy in regards to Google’s new recommendation for the end of January 2017:  From the end of January with Chrome 56, Chrome will mark HTTP sites that collect passwords or credit cards as non-secure. Enabling HTTPS on your whole site is important, but if your site collects passwords, payment info, or any other personal information, it’s critical to use HTTPS. Without HTTPS, bad actors can steal this confidential data.” Meaning: If your website collects sensitive visitor information such as emails, passwords, personal …