Archived Web SiteElfwood - Science Fiction and Fantasy Art, FanArt & Stories Elfwood is a popular web-based alternative art gallery and online community devoted to original science fiction and fantasy art and writing. It was started 1 May 1996 by Thomas Abrahamsson and claims to be the largest science fiction and fantasy art site in the world. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
- Date: 2006-09-29
Archived Web SiteFanlore The Fanlore wiki is a collaborative site which documents the range of different fan communities and fan produced works created in those communities. In this respect, the site provides valuable documentation of vernacular creative forms that proliferate on the web. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
- Date: 2010-10-07
Archived Web SiteThe Mudcat Discussion Forum The Mudcat Café is an online discussion group and song and tune database, which also includes many other features relating to folk music. It grew out of a Blues-oriented discussion site started in October 1996, and incorporated the Digital Tradition song database (started in 1988) after the database lost its original home. The song database is updated on a regular basis by members and...
- Date: 2002-09-15
Archived Web SiteB3TA : WE LOVE THE WEB B3ta is a popular British website focused on sharing digital art. B3ta's main feature is a newsletter featuring the latest work of the B3ta community and other interesting, humorous or perverse things found on the Web. The site hosts discussion boards and has played a role in starting and catalyzing a range of Internet phenomena. It was founded in 2001 by Rob Manuel, Denise...
- Contributor: Manuel, Rob - Henderson, Cal
- Date: 2002-09-14
Archived Web SiteSave The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus The Pacific Northwest tree octopus is an Internet hoax created in 1998 by Lyle Zapato. This fictitious endangered species of cephalopod was purportedly able to live both on land and in water, and was said to live in the Olympic National Forest and nearby rivers, spawning in water where its eggs are laid. Its major predator was said to be the Sasquatch. The Pacific...
- Contributor: Zapato, Lyle
- Date: 2011-02-13
Archived Web SiteNeatorama Neatorama, founded by Alex Santoso in 2005, is a blog which covers a variety of topics including technology, science, art and the "neatest, weirdest, and most wonderful stuff from all over the Web." In this vein, the site documents a range of issues in digital culture. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
- Date: 2006-10-30
Archived Web SiteCute Overload! ;) Cute Overload was a widely read blog created by Megan Frost featuring commentary, photos and videos related to various aspects of cuteness in animals. The site's hosts would take submissions and publish what they decided were the most cute pictures for their readers. Through this, they developed a set of "rules of cuteness," or reasons why something appears adorable, as well as a glossary...
- Date: 2006-10-03
CollectionWeb Cultures Web Archive Collection Period: April 14, 2014 to ongoing. The Web Cultures Web Archive includes sites documenting the creation and sharing of emergent cultural traditions on the web. The mission of the American Folklife Center is to document traditional cultural forms and practices, and the proliferation of smart phones, tablets, and wireless Internet connections has positioned networked communication as a space where people increasingly develop and...
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