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At White Fir Design we are focused on assisting you in making sure that you make the most of your online presence. Whether you are a new business, an established business, or a non-profit organization, we provide services that will assist you in creating or improving online presence. We provide an assortment of web design, security, and marketing services. We provide the technical expertise needed to quickly and easily create or improve your online presence, so that you can spend your time on what you do best. We work hard to provide you value for your investment in your online presence and we make sure that you are fully satisfied with the work we do.


Latest Blog Posts


Microsoft Advertising Now Generating and Automatically Running Incoherent Ads for Customers
The quality of Microsoft's search advertising system has gone down over time, as has Google's, as they have taken more and more control away from advertisers. At best, they greatly overestimate the ability of their system to produce good results. At worst, they are intentionally doing things to increase their revenue, knowing that they are increasing costs for their customers while producing worse... Read More

The Likely Reason Malware Keeps Returning to Your WordPress Website
One question that comes up from time to time when dealing with malware infected WordPress websites is why does malware keep returning to the website. While there are multiple reasons that can occur, what we find most often with websites that keep getting infected, WordPress or otherwise, is that they haven't actually been infected more than once. Instead, the original issue was never fully resolve... Read More

It Is Hard to Believe How Poor SiteGround's Support Documentation Is
From our experience people trust their web host to provide good advice on dealing with problems with their websites, but also from our experience, unfortunately, the advice is often useless and sometimes even harmful. Since most of that is coming from one-off exchanges with support personnel, it is hard to attribute that to a general issue with the web host. But with a recent instance involving Si... Read More

SiteGround Doesn't Even Warn Their SuperCacher Caching System Can Break Website Functionality
Less than a month ago we wrote a post that mentioned a recent situation where a Zen Cart based ecommerce website was not allowing products to be added to the shopping cart in some instances, which is a big problem. The source of the problem was caching done by a web host we didn't mention in the post. The same exact issue has come up with another website and this time we had access to the web host... Read More

Dealing With Zen Cart Creating Many Log Files After Increasing PHP Version in Use
Changes in newer versions of PHP have led to more warnings being issued about code that isn't correctly written for more recent versions of PHP. This is a more prominent issue for Zen Cart websites, since it can lead to the "logs" directory quickly filling with many files. That is something we have been dealing with quite a bit recently while working on upgrades of Zen Cart, which often coincides ... Read More