#Japan is a social media for people who are interested in Japan / Japanese stuffs to discuss, connect, and share in an open environment. While participating, it’s important to keep in mind this value above all others: show enough respect to others so that we all may continue to enjoy #Japan for what it is.

Unwelcome content

While #Japan generally provides a lot of leeway in what content is acceptable, here are some guidelines for content that is not. Please keep in mind the spirit in which these were written, and know that looking for loopholes is a waste of time.

Content is prohibited if it

  • Is illegal
  • Is pornography
  • Is sexual or suggestive content involving minors
  • Encourages or incites violence
  • Threatens, harasses, or bullies or encourages others to do so
  • Is personal and confidential information
  • Impersonates someone in a misleading or deceptive manner
  • Uses #Japan to solicit or facilitate any transaction or gift involving certain goods and services
  • Is spam

Prohibited behavior

In addition to not submitting unwelcome content, the following behaviors are prohibited on #Japan

  • Asking for votes or engaging in vote manipulation
  • Breaking #Japan or doing anything that interferes with normal use of #Japan
  • Creating multiple accounts to evade punishment or avoid restrictions

Enforcement

We have a variety of ways of enforcing our rules, including, but not limited to

  • Asking you nicely to knock it off
  • Asking you less nicely
  • Temporary or permanent suspension of accounts
  • Removal of privileges from, or adding restrictions to, accounts
  • Removal of content
  • Banning of #Japan communities