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Wattpad Announces Winners of the 2018 Watty Awards and Unlocks the Secrets of Story DNA

October 05, 2018

The largest online writing competition on the planet uses Machine Learning to discover stand-out stories among a record number of submissions in 2018 TORONTO - October 5, 2018 - Wattpad, the global multiplatform entertainment company for original ...

Wattpad Celebrates Underrepresented Voices in Literature with the 2018 Watty Awards

June 07, 2018

Wattpad’s annual writing competition kicks-off with a new category celebrating diversity The Wattys are ...

Announcing the Winners of the 2017 Wattys

September 29, 2017

Year over year, we at Wattpad HQ aim to evolve The Wattys in a meaningful way. From the look and feel of ...

Wattpad Announces the Launch of the 2017 Watty Awards Season

June 15, 2017

Last year people from all over the world shared more than 145,000 entries as part of The Wattys, ...

Congratulations to the 2016 Watty Award Winners

November 04, 2016

The Wattys set record engagement with 140,000 entries and 13 billion minutes spent Wattpad has hosted The Wattys since 2010, and today it is the world’s largest online writing contest. With a whopping 140,000 entries submitted, the 2016 edition of ...

Meet the Wattpad Stars: Elizabeth Seibert

November 02, 2016

You probably know Wattpad Star Elizabeth Seibert by her alter-ego, @JoeCool123. The two-time Watty Award winning storyteller hit one million reads within ten chapters of her viral hit The Bro Code and scored her second Watty Award in 2015 for No ...

Wattpad Interviews 2015 Watty Award Winner Ekene Ugbaja

June 30, 2016

The Wattys are back and bigger than ever. To get you ready for this year’s edition, we interviewed 2015 Watty Award winner, Ekene Ugbaja, and got his thoughts on writing, The Wattys, and being part of the Wattpad community.Ekene is a Nigerian born ...

The World’s Largest Online Writing Contest Gets Even Bigger

June 19, 2016

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5 Reasons You Should Take Part in The Wattys

June 16, 2016

Last year, The Wattys became the biggest online writing competition on the planet. Our annual writing celebration brought in over 75,000 entries from 180 countries to completely smash records from previous years.The Wattys provide a world of ...

Wattpad Announces Winners of the World’s Largest Online Writing Contest - Over 180 countries took part in The Wattys 2015

November 23, 2015

Today we announce the winners of The Wattys, our annual writing contest. The Wattys recognizes the most-loved stories from the millions available on Wattpad. Winners were selected from around the world and shared stories in more than a dozen ...

Wattys 2014 Now Live

October 17, 2014

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2013 Wattys Winners Announced

February 26, 2014

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Wattys Final Deadline: Friday November 8th

November 06, 2013

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Only 5 days left to enter the Wattys!

November 01, 2013

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