Netflix for Creatives – Series, Movies, and Documentaries to Watch in 2018

With Netflix surpassing 100 million subscribers in 2017 the streaming juggernaut shows no sign of slowing down. It’s likely you’ll either have an account or know someone who does – perhaps an ex-flatmate or partners? I’ve picked out a mix of series, documentaries, and movies which will help you have a more creative 2018.

They cover a wide range of creative pursuits and include films focused on concepts such as minimalism and the power of thinking differently.

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Using Fontsquirrel for interesting Typography which isn’t on Google Fonts

Fontsquirrel has been around for years and is a popular resource for finding high quality (and mostly free) fonts for projects. Their @font-face generator is a brilliant tool which can convert any font into a web-safe format.

We’re all familiar with Google Fonts but sometimes it can be a bit samey. People do tend to reach for the usual staples for their web projects. Open Sans, Roboto, Source Sans, as the most common examples. Not that there is something especially wrong with this, and you can still see on occasion original implementations – but sometimes it would be nice to see a little more variety. Even if applied just for headings, a sharp, distinctive typeface and give your site a design refresh within minutes.

We’re going to look at some underused fonts from Fontsquirrel’s library that, once converted to a web format, would give any site a typographic boost.

All of the fonts included in this list at the time of writing are not available in the Google font library – if this changes in the meantime, let us know in the comments below.

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Handpicked Holiday Gift ideas for Designers in 2017

It’s coming up to a busy time of year for gift buying so I thought I’d get in early and roundup some great gift ideas for designers. It’s a time when you can finally kick back, fill a glass or two with holiday cheer and pour over some titles, brimming with inspiration.

If you know anyone of a creative mind-set or wish you had some design chops yourself, there will still be some great choices below. We’ve included gifts for book lovers, gifts for him, gifts for her, and perfect Christmas gifts. Let’s get started, shall we?

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10 Essential Features That Every Medical Practice Website Needs

Your medical practice website is where you make a first impression on potential patients and connect with your existing patients. It’s an important part of growing your medical practice and helping your patients lead healthier lives.

But sometimes creating a successful website feels a bit like rocket science. I mean, what actually goes into creating a stellar medical website that:

  • Makes a good first impression with potential new patients
  • Helps your existing patients get better care

That’s what I’ll be digging into in this post. I’ll give you ten key features that your medical website needs if you want it to be successful. And to ground every tip in reality, I’ll also pull in real-world examples from existing medical practitioner’s websites so that you can get an idea of how these tips play out in the real world.

Let’s jump right in…

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