What is https? (green lock on the search bar)

Hello everyone, Professor Domain here!

It has come to my attention that the

'Transport Layer Security – and its predecessor, Secure Sockets Layer', also known as httpS, which shows on your search bar as a green lock, is sort of an untouched topic as far as information for the regular internet user is concerned, so i thought i would shed some light on the subject, and why it is so crucial for any business online (and really anyone with an online presence) to ensure to fully implement it!…