Wattpad

Wattpad

Wattpad

Wattpad is the best place to read and share stories.
Type
B2c
Founded
2006
Raised
$157.8M
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Acquired by
Naver Corporation
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20 Jan 2021
$600,000,000
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CAD $50,000,000
Venture capital - 2017
Tencent Holdings
Location
Headquarters
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Wattpad co-founder Allen Lau to step down as CEO, become executive advisor

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S|W: The SaaS Weekly – Wattpad’s widening end zone

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Allen Lau drafts a new plan for Wattpad one year after Naver acquisition

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Audible adds new Hindi audiobooks in partnership with Wattpad, the online reading platform

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ViacomCBS announces partnership with Wattpad to adapt originals

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S|W: The SaaS Weekly – Lam in the lead at Wattpad

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Naver merges Wattpad, Webtoon studio divisions, invests $100 million USD

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Wattpad Brand Partnerships Launches Wattpad Brand Originals, a New Branded Entertainment …

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Upside Foundation reaches 300 members as Wattpad’s massive exit marks strong start for 2021

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Storytelling incubator Wattpad is getting bought for over half a billion dollars

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Wattpad to be acquired by South Korea’s Naver Corp. for $754 million CAD

$600,000,000
TechCrunch

Wattpad, the storytelling platform, is selling to South Korea’s Naver for $600 million

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PICTURESTART founder and CEO Erik Feig joins Wattpad Studios as advisor

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Wattpad makes foray into podcasts through partnership with Shaftesbury, Shaw Rocket Fund

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Wattpad warns of data breach that stole user info | CBC News

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Wattpad Enters First Australian Partnership With Screen Queensland

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It discovered ‘The Kissing Booth’ and ‘After.’ Now Wattpad is ramping up its hit factory

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Wattpad’s Allen Lau on surviving the dot-com bubble, SARS, and the financial crises

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Storytelling community Wattpad embraces adult content with new personalization tools

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Wattpad to open second headquarters in Halifax