Wattpad Comes to Nokia Ovi Store

Widely Popular “YouTube For Ebook” is Featured on Nokia Ovi Store’s Front Page.

Toronto, Canada, August 17, 2009 --(PR.com)-- Wattpad, the world’s most popular ebook community, today announced the availability of its popular mobile application on Nokia Ovi Store.

“Nokia devices have always been the most popular among Wattpad users,” said Eva Lau, COO of Wattpad. “With the continuous increase in popularity, Ovi Store has become an important distribution channel for us.”

Wattpad is the world’s most widely used mobile ebook application. Wattpad has consistently been one of the top ebook applications since its debut on Apple’s App Store. Wattpad also claimed the top spot on BlackBerry App World since its launch. With today’s Nokia Ovi launch, Wattpad is the only mobile ebook application that has a significant presence on all major application stores.

Since founding in 2006, Wattpad has quickly become the destination of choice for writers to publish their works to millions of book lovers. Each month over 10,000 stories are published by thousands of emerging and established writers. One week ago Wattpad announced the "Share What You Have Written" contest. In the first 72 hours, over 500 original works, from poetry to novels, were submitted to the contest.

More information about Wattpad is available online at www.wattpad.com.

About Wattpad

Founded in 2006, Wattpad's mission is to revolutionize the way people publish and read written works. The material on Wattpad is created by the community of users. Anyone can publish what they have written - a romantic story, a fan fiction, poetry, an essay or a novel - and read by anyone. All the content can be easily accessed on Wattpad's website (www.wattpad.com), mobile site (m.wattpad.com) or through the Wattpad application that supports over 1,000 phone models including Nokia, BlackBerry, Apple iPhone, Google Android, Motorola, Sony Ericsson, Samsung, LG, Sharp, Sanyo and more..

Wattpad has experienced explosive growth since its inception. Wattpad is now the world's most popular social network where readers and writers discover, share and connect, delivering billions of pages from its library of over 100,000 ebooks created by the community. Wattpad generates more than 2.5M visits and 20M pageviews per month from its website and mobile site. With over 3.5 million downloads, Wattpad is also the most widely used mobile ebook application.
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