About Us

DeeperBlue.com is one of the premier online destinations for divers. Founded by Stephan Whelan and has been around in one form or another since 1996.  We have a thriving community built around those passionate about the underwater world.  Unlike other sites out there we provide amazing content and a strong community around four main key diving topics – Freediving, Scuba DivingSpearfishing, and Diving Travel.

DeeperBlue.com is far more than just a simple dive blog or forum – the site has strong editorial feature articles, daily news on diving, a thriving forum, and user-submitted photo galleries.

We are one of the largest and most popular websites available for divers with over 1 million+ page views every month and more than 200,000 individual visitors.

Leadership Team

DeeperBlue.com has always had a strong foundation with a team of volunteers from around the world that now number over 200. This team of volunteers is led by highly experienced and passionate individuals.

Key Facts

  • Started in 1996
  • 40,342 Registered Forum Members
  • 31,214 Weekly Email Newsletter Subscribers
  • 134,318 Active Social Media Audience
  • 200,000+ Individual Visitors per Month
  • 1,000,000+ Pages Viewed per Month
  • Our visitors are international:
    • Europe 37%
    • North America 38%
    • Asia 10%
    • Australasia 9%
    • South America 3%
    • Africa 3%

Visitor Demographics

  • Our readers are predominantly:
    • Male (67%)
    • Young Adults (25-34)
    • No Kids (61%)
    • More Affluent ($150k+)
    • College Graduates (50%)
  • With Core Diving Interests:
    • Freediving (59%)
    • Scuba Diving (63%)
    • Spearfishing (34%)
    • Underwater Photo & Video (72%)
    • Technical Diving (13%)
    • Closed Circuit Rebreathers (9%)

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