Chinese language blogs

Below you’ll find a list of English language blogs which are authored in or feature content about China. Blogs are organized into two broad categories based on region: Mainland China and Hong Kong & Taiwan.

Chinese Hand 中国通


A regularly updated blog with a collection of idioms, recommendations on resources for Chinese learners, and much more.
chinesehand.wordpress.com

Learn Mandarin Now


A blog for learners of Mandarin, including dozens of blog posts on a variety of subjects. Created an infographic in 2015 titled “50+ Bloggers Tell You How to Learn Mandarin” which was very popular.
learnmandarinnow.com

Marco Polo Project


Marco Polo Project is an online community reading and translating new writing from China. We publish a diverse selection of non-fiction, fiction and poetry, from the Chinese web, with a particular focus on social and cultural analysis.
marcopoloproject.org

Hanbridge Mandarin Blog


The blog of a Mandarin language school with locations in Chengdu, Zhuhai and Shenzhen. As of summer 2015, they have a frequently-updated blog with posts about specific topics including Chinese terminology for learners.
hanbridgemandarin.com/blog

Chinese Grammar Wiki

While not a blog in the strictest sense, the Chinese Grammar Wiki is an invaluable resources created by John Pasden of Sinosplice. As the name implies, the Chinese Grammar Wiki is a continually updated source of information on Chinese grammar for language learners. It is an authoritative source on this particular aspect of the Chinese language for foreign learners.
allsetlearning.com

Sinosplice

Sinosplice is a language blog authored by John, who’s been in China for 10 years. Sinosplice is updated occasionally  but has a great backlog of useful tips and resources for learning Chinese.
sinosplice.com

My Chinese Notebook

My Chinese Notebook is a blog for Mandarin Chinese learners. Includes lots of new vocabulary and usage examples to help you get started using new words and phrases.
mychinesenotebook.blogspot.com

Confused Laowai

The tales of a foreigner blogging his way through the confusing (yet exciting) adventure of learning Chinese. Regular posts on advancing your Chinese including tips, tricks and guides.
ConfusedLaowai.com

Blogs which have gone offline:

TutorMing Blog


TutorMing’s blog offers interesting, supplementary posts on learning Chinese and the Chinese language, with a dash of Chinese culture thrown in.

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