Note to online fiction writers: Your future is video

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LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2016 — Wattpad regards itself as an online publishing community. Reportedly, some two million writers have posted upwards of 250 million articles, mostly in the fiction category. As we all know, however, the times, they are a-changin,’ and Wattpad is moving in a new but predictable direction by following the trend of adding more video. As a result, Wattpad announced Tuesday that it is launching its new “Wattpad Studios,” where it will partner with established entertainment companies like Paramount Pictures and…

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