Wattpad–Webtoon’s new serialization app, Yonder, has announced another round of publishing partners
A survey looking at the reading habits and preferences of Gen Z show that they are more likely to read on phones and embrace more genres.
Given the recent launch of the Wattpad Creators program, Wattpad has alerted Wattpad Stars that their program is phasing out by the end of this year.
The Wattpad Creators Program is meant to serve the most engaged writers on the platform by offering them cash stipends and marketing and editorial support.
Webtoon Wattpad Studios is launching Webtoon Unscrolled, a new graphic novel imprint that will bring previously digital-only Webtoon comics to bookstores.
Yet another well-established author has launched an imprint under an existing company—this time with Wattpad.
In a post about TikTok, audience intelligence firm Pulsar says, “We’ve previously seen Wattpad emerge as one of the leading hashtags on both TikTok and Twitter,
it makes sense that the studio arms of both companies have been merged into a single division known as Wattpad Webtoon Studios.
W by Wattpad Books will publish new adult fiction, all based on stories that originated on the Wattpad platform. Wattpad started publishing YA novels in 2019.
Graphic novels, webcomics, and manga are a growing part of the juvenile reading market—and represent a more diverse and global readership.