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Identity Information - Firefox

I was wondering if anyone knew how to have it so firefox show the identity information on the left side of the url box without having the page be a SSL page. I have read about this and it would be desirable to have this information show up next to our url. I am just wondering if there is a way to do it without SSL since I don't need SSL on my site. I have understood there are three colors that appear depending on the type of identity.

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Firefox already always displays identity information. You can check it by clicking the icon and choosing "More Information". I think you'll find that unless a page is SSL, most simply don't provide any identity information which is why it doesn't appear.
For more information about this, including a legend to the three colors, see this Mozilla page:

Site Identity Button

Marc ZCommented:
as souseran pointed out, the Identity is based on SSL, so if you want Identity, you need to provide  some (cash, that is).
"When a domain has been verified, it means that the people who are running the site have bought a certificate proving that they own the domain and it is not being spoofed."
tarrigoAuthor Commented:
Thank you
James MurrellProduct SpecialistCommented:
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