Maximum word count is words. Even better, if budget allows, employing the skills of a professional editor can give your story the polished finish it deserves.
A story that is posted this year and has reads will compete with a story that was posted in and has generated 5, reads Stories now have ads Overall: I started reading on Wattpad in and posted my first story in Access to an audience in the millions — the site has 25 million members, and that number is always growing — has led to big-name book deals for successful Wattpad authors.
These sites are great resources and landing spots for future storytellers.
Improve Your Writing Whether this is your first attempt at writing your own story or you have a few books behind you always, there are always new things to learn and more ways to improve your writing.
Three years ago I couldn't write a grocery list. Do you post on any of these sites?
Teens can find and follow their favorite authors and release their own works as serial novels. Grammar Girl Get to grips with the quirks of language and the rules of good grammar with this entertaining and hugely useful podcast. Musicians have Soundcloud.