In today's world, we are endlessly connected whether we are on on the road, at work or at home. As end-users, we use our connected devices to send emails, shop online, pay bills, and stream media services.
For anyone who is concerned about their online security and privacy, a VPN is a must. Anytime we are connected, browsing or transacting on an unsecured Wi-Fi network, there's a risk that our information and browsing habits may be exposed. Even in the comfort of one's home, an internet service provider can know and restrict your browsing activity. With VPN, your browsing history and geo-location are kept hidden and private.
That's why more and more people are opting to use VPN. It is estimated that this year the VPN market will grow 15% to $27.1 billion and increase to over $35 billion by 2022.
VPN Market Growth 2016 - 2022
Get a share of this rapidly growing market by offering VPN to your customers. With the release WHMCS 7.9, you can now offer a high speed, secure, and easy to use VPN service powered by SiteLock and help your customers shield their personal data and get peace of mind each time they use public Wi-Fi, access personal and work accounts on the road, or just keep their browsing history private.
What is VPN?
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) gives a user online privacy by creating a private network from any internet connection. VPN will mask the internet protocol (IP) address which provides anonymity. And most importantly, VPN provides a secure and encrypted connection providing greater privacy from your ISP, governments and even Wi-Fi hotspots.
Here are 5 ways VPN can hide information that put one's privacy at risk:
- Browsing history from ISP, Browsers, Websites
- IP address and location privacy
- Location for streaming
- Device data sent and received from potential hackers
- Web activity to maintain internet freedom and government restrictions
Why you should offer VPN to your customers
Although there are some free VPN services available, consumers may "pay" in other ways such as frequent ads or personal information being collected and sold to 3rd parties. Below are some of the advantages of a paid VPN service and why you should offer it to your customers:
- Offers the most current or secure protocols with a choice of many servers in many countries globally
- Unlimited bandwidth and connection speed and lower disconnection rates
- Technical support available
- Selling VPN helps diversify your business and increase your profit
- With MarketConnect in WHMCS, setting up is easy and with our ready-made landing page, you can get started selling in minutes.
MarketConnect and Sitelock VPN
With the easy activation of MarketConnect in our latest 7.9 release, we've teamed up with Sitelock to provide a simple VPN service that is easy to activate, sell, manage, and support.
With over 1000 servers worldwide, a hosting business using WHMCS can now offer customers the safety and security to browse the internet without worrying about regional content restrictions and snooping from ISPs. From video streaming to social networks, Sitelock's no log access ensures that your customer's online activity is not recorded, shared or sold to third parties. Securing internet connections is easy with SiteLock VPN.
One subscription covers and protects up to 5 devices simultaneously and offers 1-click-setup VPN for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android, and Linux
Get secure and private access to the internet.
Plans also include:
- High-Speed Network
- Unlimited bandwidth
- 256-bit AES Encryption
- OpenVPN, L2TP-IPsec and PPTP protocols
- Apps for Windows, MAC, iOS, Android, and Linux
- Unlimited Server Switching
- 40+ Countries
- 1000+ Servers
- 24/7 US Based Support
Easy to manage, easy to navigate, and quick-connect features make connecting to a secure connection possible with just the click of a button.
Once purchased the setup process is quick and easy for customers:
Quick and easy access to configure and manage the VPN service from the client area.
Setup a VPN username and password
Download the free connection application, available for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android and Linux.
Launch the Sitelock VPN client and your customers can start enjoying a secure and private browsing experience instantly.
For more information and detailed instructions visit our knowledgebase: https://marketplace.whmcs.com/help/connect/kb/sitelock_vpn
As always, your feedback and questions are welcome. Please leave a comment below, submit a ticket, or email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
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