New Wattpad adverts earn writers ‘up to $1,000 a month’

New Wattpad adverts earn writers ‘up to $1,000 a month’

Wattpad has claimed writers could earn up to $1,000 (£758) a month through its new advertising programme.

Last month the writing platform launched Wattpad Futures, billed as a “simple way for writers to increase their earning potential”.

The company, which has tested a beta version of the scheme, places adverts between chapters in stories, with writers earning money each time a chapter is read. Ashleigh Gardner, head of partnerships at the Wattpad Studio division, said a number of the beta testers were earning up to $1,000 (£758) a month. She would not reveal how much the programme pays p...

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