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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

Wordfence Care Failed to Resolve Reoccurring Malware Issue on WordPress Website
When it comes to cleaning up hacked WordPress websites, the most important part of doing that is often not done. That being trying to figure out how the website was hacked and fixing that. Sometimes you can get away with failing to do that, other times the problem is going to come back again and again. As an example of that, take someone who was looking for help with a hacked WordPress website ... Read More

WordPress Security Plugins Won't Fully Disinfect a Hacked WordPress Website
When it comes to cleaning up hacked WordPress websites, there is a lot of advice suggesting solutions that are easy, but don't properly address the situation. That leads to continuing issues that could have been addressed quickly if handled by a professional like us. As an example of what not to do, take a recent post from the WordPress Support Forum, where someone claimed to have done a full d... Read More

MalCare Customer Indirectly Warns It Fails to Protect Websites From Being Hacked
We recently were contacted with a strange request. Someone was asking us for a refund for a hack cleanup plan. We don't have any such plans. We provide onetime cleanups and we only charge after the hack cleanup is completed. It turned out that the person had somehow run across a two-year-old post of ours warning about a provider named Malcare, titled MalCare Review: It’s Obvious They Are Taking ... Read More

Drupal 7 is Still Supported
Earlier this month, we received an email claiming that version 7 of Drupal isn't supported anymore. That claim came as part of trying to get people to hire the emailer to do an upgrade to Drupal 9. Here are the full contents of the email: No Official Support For Drupal 7 or 8 Upgrade To Drupal 9 Today It has been officially announced that Drupal 7 is no longer receiving official support from ... Read More

The Cause of a WordPress Website Having User Registration Suddenly Enabled and the Default Role Being Set to Administrator
Oftentimes, when it comes to how WordPress websites have been hacked, it is hard to say without doing a proper cleanup what was the original source of the hack. But in some cases it is easy to say what was likely the cause. Take this description of what happened with a recently hacked WordPress website: Yesterday at 23:08 I received an email from my wordpress “Admin Email Changed”: “[…]Th... Read More