Japanese Social Media Trends: An idea of what trends look like in Japan

Ah, Japan. Land of amazing food, anime, and some of the most bizarre social media trends the world has ever seen. If you’ve ever spent any time on Japanese social media, you know that it’s a wild ride of memes, trends, and ridiculous challenges that will leave you simultaneously amused and confused. So, without further ado, let’s dive into some of the most popular social media trends in Japan that have taken the internet by storm. First up, we have the “Bikkuri Donkey” challenge. This challenge involves taking a picture of yourself with a surprised expression, similar to the face of a donkey being surprised (hence the name “Bikkuri Donkey,” […]