Wattpad is a free app that lets people discover and share stories about the things they love. A lot of people around the world turn to Wattpad to find entertainment that matches their interests and fits their schedules. Wattpad stories are serialized and the entire community participates in the storytelling process through comments, messages, and multimedia. The app offers stories in over 50 languages and works on mobile and web.
Company Growth (employees)
Toronto, CA
Size (employees)
1,857 (est)+8%
Wattpad was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Toronto, CA

Key People at Wattpad

Allen Lau

Allen Lau

CEO and Co-Founder
Ivan Yuen

Ivan Yuen


Wattpad Office Locations

Wattpad has offices in Toronto, Ontario, New York and Los Angeles

Wattpad Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$87.6 m

Latest funding size

$46 m

Time since last funding

over 3 years


Wattpad's latest funding round in April 2014 was reported to be $46 m. In total, Wattpad has raised $87.6 m

Wattpad Operating Metrics

Wattpad's Users was reported to be 45 m in 2016
Y, 2016


45 m

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