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The Most Popular Websites Loaded Insecurely

Each of the following 50 websites is sorted by Alexa rank and loads over an insecure connection without redirecting to a secure, encrypted connection.

Alexa Rank Website
361 ladbible.com
694 factaholics.com
1,037 sportbible.com
1,634 dailyfeed.co.uk
2,160 ox.ac.uk
2,438 adf.ly
5,130 pretty52.com
5,572 lse.ac.uk
6,355 lastminute.com
6,482 imperial.ac.uk
6,818 leeds.ac.uk
6,944 tal.net
6,983 manchestereveningnews.co.uk
7,140 nationalrail.co.uk
7,215 taghribnews.com
7,560 whoscored.com
7,968 three.co.uk
8,121 dominos.co.uk
8,943 open.ac.uk
9,249 transfermarkt.co.uk
9,294 liverpoolecho.co.uk
10,031 vodafone.co.uk
10,188 qub.ac.uk
10,447 adultwork.com
10,883 recommended-apps.com
11,001 sagepay.com
11,942 mediaonly.ru
12,188 topshop.com
12,881 browser-test.info
13,000 expedia.co.uk
13,136 scan.co.uk
13,330 vintage-erotica-forum.com
13,355 dailyrecord.co.uk
13,366 uefa.com
14,191 bristol.ac.uk
14,253 lancaster.ac.uk
14,962 sigames.com
15,041 cf.ac.uk
15,595 adidas.co.uk
15,626 expertreviews.co.uk
15,642 clickatlas.com
15,892 nationalarchives.gov.uk
16,520 walesonline.co.uk
16,711 wiggle.co.uk
16,888 allbeauty.com
17,174 bfi.org.uk
17,461 reading.ac.uk
18,217 cardiff.ac.uk
18,474 exeter.ac.uk
18,721 123moviesfreeonline.com

Resources for Going HTTPS

If you're responsible for a website and aren't sure why HTTPS is important or would like resources to help make the transition, try these:

  1. Does My Site Need HTTPS?
  2. HTTPS Is Easy!
  3. Here's Why Your Static Website Needs HTTPS
  4. Is TLS Fast Yet?
  5. HTTP vs HTTPS Speed Test
  6. Understanding HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS)
  7. What Every Developer Must Know About HTTPS