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We've added tag explanations to the English-language version of pixiv

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As of December 14th, 2022, explanations of tag content from the pixiv Encyclopedia are available on the English-language versions of pixiv for desktop and mobile broswer.

The relevant articles from the pixiv Encyclopedia will be displayed, explaining the meanings of search term vocabulary and tags on works.
Also, if you’d like to learn more about vocabulary or tags, you can click a link to jump to the relevant page in the pixiv Encyclopedia.

On desktop
Search page


When hovering over the tag in the work details page


On mobile
Search page


■ About the pixiv Encyclopedia
The pixiv Encyclopedia is a co-created encyclopedia for explaining all kinds of vocabulary, trends, cultural phenomena, and works related to anime, manga, games, art, and design.
https://dic.pixiv.net/en/

We hope that this update will make pixiv Encyclopedia content available to more readers.
Even if you’ve never used the pixiv Encyclopedia before, we hope you won’t hesitate to post your own articles and explanations.
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▼Check the pixiv Encyclopedia Help page here
https://dic.pixiv.help/hc/en-us

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