Wattpad Adds Social Features and Improvements to Its iPhone Application

New Version of Widely Popular “YouTube For Ebook” is Now Available on the App Store.

Toronto, Canada, September 16, 2009 --(PR.com)-- Wattpad, the world’s most popular ebook community, today announced a significant update to its popular iPhone application.

“Our vibrant community has given us lots of great suggestions,” said Eva Lau, COO of Wattpad. “We are very pleased to incorporate them into this release.”

Usability improvements are the main focus of this latest release. Some of the features to be included in the latest version include:

· Enhanced library management and auto-bookmarking
· Simplified page navigation and reading experience
· Download and save the entire book to read offline
· Share what you’re reading on Facebook and Twitter
· Browse works in over 20 languages; find by author, title, or genre

Wattpad is the world’s most widely used mobile ebook application with over 4 million downloads. Its popularity can be attributed to the unique content contributed by the Wattpad community.

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 20,000 stories are published by thousands of emerging and established writers.

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

About Wattpad

Founded in 2006, Wattpad’s vision 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 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 ebook 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 3M visits and 25M pageviews per month from its website and mobile site. With over 4 million downloads, Wattpad is also the most widely used mobile ebook application.
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