New app, new challenge

Are you completely obsessed with Tap by Wattpad, yet? In case you haven’t heard the news, we’ve just launched a brand new app, Tap—a unique new way to discover, devour and create your own addictive chat stories . To celebrate, we’re shaking things up with a writing challenge that’ll push you to Tap into your creative side.

If you can send a text, you can write a Tap story.

Tap by Wattpad makes it easy for anyone to become a chat story author. Got story ideas but haven’t found the time to put them to the page? Want to push your storytelling skills with a snack-sized new format? With Tap, anyone can create and publish a story in the time it takes to text a friend. Seriously.

It’s time to Tap into your first chat story.

We want you to try writing your first chat story on Tap! Make it romantic💘 , suspenseful🔪, scary 😱, funny 😅, whatever you want it to be—just make it yours!

Ready to take the #JustTapIt challenge? To start, download the latest version of Tap by Wattpad—available for free in the App Store and the Google Play Store.

Google Play App Store

While you're there, feel free to browse the top stories in your favourite category for some inspiration. When you're ready to write, click on 'View Profile' at the top of the navigation, scroll down to 'My Stories' and tap 'New Story'. From there, you'll be able to compose, edit, and publish your first chat story and share it with the world.

Good luck!

Need some writing inspiration?

Don't fret, it's common for any writer, even some of Wattpad's best. Here are some resources to help spark your creativity.

Inspiration Videos

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