I'm building a distributed widget that is comparable to Google Analytics. Users will add a
The Google Analytics tracking code looks like this:
Can anyone explain the reasoning behind separate HTTP and HTTPS hostnames? My instinct is to just secure the
www address and then use the protocol-less syntax, like
//www.google-analytics.com/ga.js. But I'm sure the Google Analytics architects put a lot of thought into this approach. I'd love to understand their logic before I follow/ignore their model.