Netdiver magazine

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Who's behind?

Netdiver magazine #ISSN 1911-866X is a design + digital culture magazine that uncovers, reviews and publishes outstanding work by the international creative community.

Champions the value of design, online and beyond, since 1998. Empowering, inspiring, stimulating creativity.

No hype — just beautiful

If you wonder who is behind Netdiver Mag? Check this interview by Kuvva.

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Carole Guevin

“Looks A-MAZING!!! You are most definitely an awesome eye-candy curator! :)”

Tara Hunt

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Carole Guevin

“PIONEERING design ‘zine Netdiver is back, baby!

Founded by my friend and colleague Carole Guevin in 1998, Netdiver was one of the first web ‘zines to seriously explore and promote design and design culture on the web.”

Jeffrey Zeldman

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“Netdiver Magazine does a superb job of surfacing talent. You could lose many hours here.”

Jeffrey Zeldman

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Carole Guevin

“Good to see that @netdivermag is still going strong (since '98)”

Todd Dominey

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Special Feature issue

'Carole Guevin's long running Netdiver eschewed the superficial and trendy, instead offering links to the best and most enduring web designs and portfolios. Browsing the archive is like visiting the web's most prestigious gallery.'

— Anonymous fan

Editor / Founder

Carole Guevin is an eye candy editor, curator, philosopher, geek , communication designer, online pioneer, theorist, creative activist, songwriter and founding partner of FYE creative continnum, publisher of Netdiver Magazine.

Follow Carole on Twitter.

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Photo by Lillian Xia

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She hit the web in 1995 (prior having being on the Internet about 15+ years before while working with a UdeM scientific group) and since has become an internationally recognized driving force and unrelenting industry evangelist, activist and catalyst through her work as editor of Netdiver Magazine, championing rising talent worldwide, online and beyond.

She served on the Adobe Design Achievement Award, HOW interactive, AIGA, SXSW jury panels and many others. Guest lecturer at the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins (London, UK), OFFF Barcelona where she ran a creativity workshop, FITC, SXSWi, FOTB, Art Directors Club, she likes to share her take of the future of design, creativity and self-promotion.

Julius Wiedemann, editor in charge at Taschen GmbH, included Netdiver as part of his TED University session 100 Websites You Should Know and Use and Vitaly Friedman, chief editor of Smashing Magazine, named Netdiver as one of the 42 Design/Tech Magazines to read.

Co-founder / Creative code officer

Jean-François Simard aka JF holds multiple degrees in diverse areas: pure sciences, finance and music. He is a multi-tasker whose creative code + styling makes all projects run smoothly.

Sharp, critical, opiniated and single-minded, he acts as the resident assistant art director when needed.

He is both a talented musician and passionate about the future of interactivity.

As the geek-head around the studio - he has worked with clients such as Adobe, Ubisoft and others.

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We are ALL Beautiful Minds

While currently working on contract with a NYC based firm delivering interactive solutions to high-end real estate conglomerates — he is also composing, recording and producing three albums as WAABM (We are all beautiful minds — equal part he/her) in their live / work studio.

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Ellodesign

Ello.co/ellodesign

Want to discover like-mind creatives? Looking for curated visual inspiration? Looking for talent to hire? Submit new work?

Follow feed.

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Carole's Ello

Ello.co/cgwarex

Welcome to my new special social hub where I post stuff that catches my attention on a wide variety of topics.

Get the iOS app.

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IdN Magazine

IdN magazine

International designers Network is a publication for creative people on a mission to amplify and unify the design community.

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IdN Magazine

Kuvva

The marketplace to find, discover and buy the best from the illustration community.

Read my interview.

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Glug events

Glug - This is Notworking™.
Talks, banter and intoxicated enlightenment for the creative industry.

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ICON9

ICON9

The Illustration Conference, the 9th biennial, one-of-a-kind global conference will take place in Austin, TX.

Upcoming: July 6–9 / 2016

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MailChimp

Mailchimp

Design, send and track beautiful email campaigns completely free.

Sign-up today!

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YWFT

YouWorkForThem — Good design needs good fonts! YWFT is privately owned and run by designers, and not subject to shareholders or bottom line.

Rocking it since 2001.

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Uniqlo

Uniqlo LifeWear. Clothes for a better life. Every day. You feel it instantly. So confortable - so right - so you.

 

/ Highlights

Design compilations + featured posts.

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They LUV design! #11

The power of communication design is as varied in style as in media to show it. Follows an inspiring list of recent finds.

Previously: #10 - #9 - #8 - #7 - #6 - #5 - #4 - #3 - #2 - #1

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Chocolatexture by Nendo JP. You never seen chocolate shapes as that.

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Rosie Roche superb .gif animations for the NLT Party.

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Whitestone is the first platform for interactive music experiences.

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What could you do with 100 days of making? Check mine.

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They LUV drawing! #2

Illustration is probably the largest creative area to express (mostly without words) a message. Application media are endless.

Previously: #1

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Moodboards #1 – Branding collaterals staged and served with conceptual brilliance.

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A type of Show #4 – I love typography - these projects caught my eye.

Previously: #3 - #2 - #1

 

A little (www) Story. In 1995, JF and I started a little company – Netdiver.

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Netdiver Magazine

#ISSN 1911-866X

Carole Guevin

Carole Guevin eye candy editor /curator / artist / creative activist / geek / songwriter showcases the design digital culture.

No hype just beautiful

Reach my inbox °

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Netdiver Best of the Year

Best Of The Year (BOTY)

Netdiver Best of the Year is the yearly release of featured projects / talents who made a lasting impression in the previous year(s).

/ 2014 edition

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/ by Reviews

 

Design inspiration x 30

Netdiver long-standing visual trademark: the 200 x 115 galleries. Loads of eye candy - hit a link -> read review.

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/ Illustration

Vast array of drawing styles
375 reviews

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/ Imaginative

Conceptual designs standing out
321 reviews

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/ Industrial

Product / packaging design / workspaces +
301 reviews

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/ Motion

Brilliant storyboards / motion / vfx
267 reviews

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/ Photography

Some of the sharpest eyes shooting
194 reviews

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/ Portfolios

New wave of design / interactive / mobile stars
520 reviews

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/ Powagirrrls

Women who rock the design scene with more than pink design
349 reviews

/ Insider info

 

Work$paces interviews

Workspaces+

Preparing a new interview formula: Designers shoot their space + fav projects + share insights about their creative path.

Stay tuned.

 

Special Feature issues

Special Feature issues

SFi is a self-curation experiment coupled with a minimalist interview by people in the design industry I admire.

By invitation only

 

Netdiver Vintage edition

Netdiver Vintage edition

What was new in design worldwide — sort of a very unofficial record of web history as captured from {1998 - onwards}.

Over 2.3k+ projects.

 

WAABM

WAABM aka We are all beautiful minds is equal part made of songwriters + music composers Carole Guevin + JF Simard.

 

Netdiver Mag is sweet

You've got a terrific product or service or event and wanna reach a fabulous international audience?

Advertise with us

 

Visual Brain Gravity

VBG stands for Visual Brain Gravity. A producer and developer of concepts, products and brand experiences. Driven by vision.

 

Freelance ain't FREE

Freelance ain't FREE

Post it right above your workstation - when you prepare a RFP or design job estimate.

 

Cupcake Ipsum

Cupcake Ipsum

Tired of how boring lorem ipsum got? Chocolate bar caramels lemon drops jujubes apple pie chupa chups soufflé icing.

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RePrint

RePrint

Downloadable calendar to print onto the reverse of your misprints to get a second use.

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