How Do I Recover my DNS Credentials?

Not many businesses understand what their website’s DNS (Domain Name System) is or the purpose it serves. A site’s DNS may also get confused with a hosting service. While the gritty details of your website’s DNS set-up might be better managed by IT, you will at some point need to access your DNS. And I’m sure you will agree that …

Medina Ohio Web Design Customer Success Story: Medina County Website

Medina Ohio Web Design Driven by a deep passion for our area’s economic growth, Proximity Marketing is not only involved but a leader in Medina County, regularly participating in, sponsoring and hosting events for the business community. As the web marketing partner for many area companies and organizations, Proximity Marketing was asked to help Medina County refresh their own website. …

How to Safely Update WordPress and Plugins

Your website might look fine on the surface with great design and speed. But something is lurking behind the scenes… waiting… ready to become a nightmare. Okay fine… WordPress and plugin updates aren’t quite that ominous, but they can be a royal pain in the backside if you ignore them for too long. While updating your site can be a …

15 Website Stats

Thanks to our friends UK Web Host Review for the following infographic.

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Factors Impacting the Cost of Web Design

Six Factors that Can Drastically Impact the Cost of a Website For many people, especially those less familiar with the world of digital marketing, getting a quote for a new website build or redesign might seem like a simple proposition. However, what you will quickly discover is that most reputable design agencies or freelancers will give vastly different price ranges. …

Your Website Should Be More than an Online Business Card

Have you ever been up late, unable to sleep and flipping through the channels when you came upon a famous infomercial where the host said over and over “set it and FORGET IT!?” While websites don’t churn out perfectly cooked turkeys or meatloaf, they can churn out leads for your business. Some companies, however, have lived with a set it …

What Manufacturers Should Look For In A Marketing Agency

Manufacturers may be experts at what they produce, but often lack the resources and knowledge on how to best market those products. If you are a small-to-medium sized manufacturer with a lean front office staff, then you have probably contemplated hiring an outside marketing agency before. Maybe you undertook creating a website years ago, but now you would love to …

How Do I Recover My Domain Registration?

We have all been in the too familiar situation where we’ve lost something and had no idea where to find it. Panic, frustration, and anger all ensue, but the fact remains those responses will not solve your problem. Your domain registration isn’t like a set of car keys, jewelry, or a pet but you can lose it, and when you …

Natural search engine rankings are vulnerable

Natural search engine rankings are vulnerable because of the way Google handles search engine results pages (known as SERPs). Mike Murray, Proximity Marketing’s senior SEO strategist, details the issue and outlines key strategies in a new Content Marketing Institute article: SEO Marketing Strategy: Tips for Success in 2018 Mike suggests: • Track your search engine rankings • Don’t view SEO …