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Naver Acquires Wattpad

January 20, 2021

South Korean internet giant Naver, which owns the global digital comics platform WEBTOON, is acquiring Wattpad in a cash and stock deal valued at more than $600 million.

Wattpad’s Allen Lau

August 8, 2019

The CEO and co-founder of Wattpad talks about the company’s journey from being a modest mobile reading app to an incubator for up-and-coming talent and the power of using data and analytics to identify ideas that will resonate with audiences.


eOne Enters Content Partnership with Wattpad

October 2, 2017

Entertainment One (eOne) and Wattpad have entered into a new content partnership, which will see original TV, feature film and virtual reality projects being sourced for development from the more than 400 million story uploads on Wattpad.