in order to keep abreast of the advancements in internet technology, on Saturday, January 10, 2015 we switched over to using the https protocol on the site. If you're using the Google Chrome browser, you will see a green closed padlock icon representing https. Also, you will notice that the site URL now starts with https, as opposed to http.
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is a communication protocol for secure communication over a computer network. HTTPS has been increasingly used for protecting page authenticity on all types of websites, securing accounts and keeping user communications, identity and web browsing private. In short, this marks a further improvement to the security of iSLCollective.com and warrants the authenticity of the site to other parties, e.g. Google. If you're interested, read more here.