I wish people weren't forced to use encryption where it isn't really needed. My site doesn't have user accounts, or private information. If it's here then it's public. There are plenty of other people out there with personal sites that don't seem to benefit very much from an encrypted connection. Google has talked about reducing your page rank if you use http , and Mozilla discussed removing http support from FireFox entirely.
Certificates aren't cheap, though there are some free alternatives for people that don't have hundreds of dollars to spend on a site that......(continued)