What is Wattpad? A Parent's Guide to the Platform

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/what-is-wattpad/

Content warning: This post discusses potentially triggering issues including sexual content, sexual assault, and incest. Does your child love getting lost in their favorite universes — immersive worlds like the ones found in Harry Potter, Star Wars, Marvel, and more? Do they love writing about these worlds or making up awesome new adventures straight from their imagination? If the answer to these questions is yes, you may want to learn more about what Wattpad is all about. Wattpad is an incredibly popular social storytelling platform where users can post their original stories and read the works of others.…