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  • Writing Great Fiction: An Introduction
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    Welcome to the Wattpad Writing Great Fiction introduction! You can browse through the chapters and use them as a reference when needed, or you can treat this like a class in writing fiction. There are assignments you can do, but don't worry, there aren't any due dates. There are lectures, but you don't have to take no...

  • Literary Devices
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    Literary Devices help readers interpret, analyze and appreciate a literary work. These devices can be broken into two parts: Literary Techniques, such as metaphor, hyperbole and alliteration; and Literary Elements, such as plot, setting and theme. We aim to feature all aspects of literary devices here.

  • Author Branding
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    Within these chapters you will learn the various methods writers can use to create a unique brand. You will find best practices for building websites and blogs, insights into how to translate your author voice to social media, how collaborating with and supporting other writers is free advertising, and more.

  • Guide To Better Writing
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    The topic of writing is broad, and within these chapters we aim to cover as many parts of writing as possible; those important details that improve a story, as well as a writer's ability to tell it. We want to help you develop your characters, set the scene, and wow your audience with those little extras that turn a g...

  • How to Write Science Fiction
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    "Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not." - Isaac Asimov This piece is intended as a bit of a Help guide, a point of reference and hopefully something people will enjoy, as ultimately all of you will have different experiences reading...

  • How to Mature
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    Walk in for a few tips and tricks on how to write mature books.

  • How to Write Fanfiction
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    How to Write Fanfiction is a writing resource that contains tips and tricks on crafting fanfiction stories - by the community, for the community. This guide will serve as a helpful point of reference for fanfiction writers both old and new. We ultimately hope to encourage Wattpadders to immerse themselves in the limit...

  • HighFantasy Tips & Tricks
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    Are you looking to learn all you can about High Fantasy? Join us in this story for all tips and tricks needed to be the best you can be with your fantasy story!

  • Tips Corner
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    This is where we talk about writing romance. Everyone is welcome! Tips Corner is an interactive learning format rather than teaching. We all love to read or write romance and whether we realise it or not, are experts and have ideas to offer. There are many 'how to' guides on writing romance so rather than provide ano...

  • Your Guide to Writing a Killer Thriller
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    Want to write a killer thriller? This guide contains tricks and tips that will navigate you through the various aspects of a thriller novel. Find answers to the questions that have been burning on your mind.

  • Wattpad Creators Weekly Writing Challenges
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    Make this your most successful writing year yet! We'll be sharing weekly tips, prompts and writing guidance to help you stay on track and hit your writing goals this year. Come along on our year-long writing journey - we can't wait to see what you create!

  • Plot To Published
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    Here we are focused on every step of a writer's journey, from the plot outline to the published novel; including how to use a plot outline, how to craft a story arc, researching literary agents, tips on sensitivity readers, query letter success, and the dreaded synopsis. Plus much more.

  • Write For The Wattys
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    Over the years, the Wattys have evolved. But regardless of the changes, every year thousands of authors submit their work for the opportunity to win a Watty. The chapters in this book were designed to educate writers who want to create an award winning Wattpad story. We encourage engagement in the chapters.