While the public initially supported 'Grandma Xu' and criticized the Benz driver from Baoding, the narrative took an unexpected turn.
Part of Harbin's enormous success can be attributed to a snowball effect, but the hype is also the result of a well-coordinated campaign.
Yu Hua's rise as an online celebrity highlights that Chinese youth value relatability and likability over literary prestige.
Which words and phrases made it to Weibo's top trending lists in 2023? We've compiled a top 25 of the most popular and noteworthy buzzwords.
You'd allegedly have a better chance of getting hit by a meteorite than winning the jackpot this way.
She has become all the rage in Beijing's student district, but Auntie Goose Legs just wants to run her roasted goose leg stall in peace.
The recognition of the decades-old Chinese Hongqi brand by a U.S. president was a promotion-worthy moment for Chinese official channels, resonating with netizens.
From being dubbed the 'Sleepy King' to being hailed as 'Revive the Country' Biden, the US President is perceived in various ways on Chinese social media.
The pee incident, that occurred at a subsidiary Tsingtao Beer factory, has caused concerns among consumers.
"Village cadres are so hard-working. Besides conducting conferences, they also do live-streaming!"
Camel jams come with the rising popularity of Chinese sand dune tourism.
This Chinese female bodyguard and not-so-secret agent suddenly rose to online fame during Assad's recent visit to China.
This viral video has exposed the violent actions of Yang, an office worker who initially provoked the anger of local residents and has now ignited fury...
Some netizens wonder if the Florasis PR team might have lost their marbles, as their strategy appears to have taken an unusual turn, featuring emotionally charged...
From beauty guru to betrayal: why one livestream moment is shaking China's internet.
China's famous beauty livestreamer Li Jiaqi is in hot water after his annoyed response about an $11 eyebrow pencil.
The recent buzz surrounding the Luckin x Maotai collaboration shows that blending coffee + alcohol might just become the next major trend in Chinese coffee culture.
Chinese cinemagoers noticed that a nude Florence Pugh, who plays Jean Tatlock, is covered by a 'little black dress' in China's version of Oppenheimer.
Furious responses from Chinese media and netizens after Japan starts releasing Fukushima water into the Pacific: “The entire world will remember what the Japanese government did...
The leaked Coco Lee recording has been dominating online discussions, with one related hashtag receiving over 2,6 billion (!) views on Weibo.