Wattpad is a writing community in which users are able to post articles, stories, fan fiction, and poems about anything either online or through the Wattpad app. The content includes work by undiscovered and published writers. Users are able to comment and like stories or join groups associated with the website. Around half of the users are U.S. based; other users come from the U.K., Canada, the Philippines, Australia, United Arab Emirates and other countries.

Wattpad Review
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Wattpad Review: The Bottom Line

Wattpad is an excellent app for budding authors and experienced writers alike. Be sure to take the time to read the stories of others on the app, even if you’re mainly there to share your work and get feedback that will help you to grow. Participation in the Wattpad community can help you feel at home as you begin to move forward with your writing career.


  • A vast community of fiction writers
  • Opportunities for new fiction writers to get noticed
  • Constructive feedback from readers


  • Themes of stories may be mature for young writers
  • It can be tough to climb the ranks as a new writer
  • Some writers have experienced copyright issues
  • Not suitable for non-fiction