Max Luzuriaga
I'm a software developer and designer from Philadelphia. You can find more of my work on my website, much of my code on GitHub, and my design on Dribbble.
  • Web Design
    Choosing the Right Font: A Practical Guide to Typography on the WebPreview
    Typography is an huge field. People devote years of their lives to this ancient craft, and yet there's always something new to learn. In this article, I'll be reviewing the major points that you should consider when selecting a typeface for a website.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Designing for a Responsive WebPreview
    The web as we know it is changing. In the past, designers and developers only had to concern themselves with one medium: the computer screen. In recent years, however, a plethora of fully internet-enabled devices with scores of different shapes and capabilities have cropped up, meaning that we now have to design our websites to fit comfortably in as many screen sizes, shapes, and resolutions as you can possibly think of.Read More…
  • Code
    Advanced Data Models with Rails200x200
    Model, View, Controller. If you’ve ever tried Ruby on Rails, those words have probably been drilled into your head a thousand times over. On the other hand, if this is new to you, there’s plenty of resources on Nettuts+ for beginners - but this is not one of them.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Designing In-Browser: A ManifestoPreview browser design
    These are exciting times to be a web designer. CSS is finally starting to catch up to the visions of the beautiful websites we have in our heads. No longer do we have to rely on hacks and images to create wonderfully engaging interfaces! But we can’t just rely on browsers to usher in this new era. As creators we have to be flexible and adapt our workflow to encourage these new best practicees. It’s time to rethink how we make websites.Read More…
  • Web Design
    10 Examples of Inspirational Typography on the Web Web typography
    You know what I love? The internet. Specifically, I love that feeling when you stumble upon one of those wonderful little corners of beauty with some particularly nice typography. Today, we'll put the magnifying glass to 10 great examples of web typography in a new monthly series that seeks to bring you fresh typographic inspiration!Read More…