Posting or deleting a story comment

If you’d like to share your thoughts about a particular story part with other readers or the author, you can leave a comment. This is one of the many exciting features of Wattpad as you can connect with readers and writers about the stories you love!

Each comment can be a maximum of 2000 characters long and there are no limits to the number of comments you can leave.

There are two types of comments:

  • Regular comments - displayed at the end of a story part.
  • Inline comments - displayed in the text of the story.

You can also delete a comment that you have left, as well as any comments left by others on a story you wrote at any point.  All inline comments will also appear at the end of a story part

Select a platform for more details.

On iOS

Inline Comments:

  1. Open a story part.
  2. Highlight a word or phrase by holding your finger down over the word and adjusting what’s highlighted with the blue selector lines.
  3. Tap on Comment.
  4. Tap on Write a Comment and start typing.
  5. Tap Post.

 

Regular Comments:

  1. Open a story part.
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the part.
  3. Tap the comment bubble on the bottom menu bar.
  4. Tap on 'Write a Comment' and start typing your comment.
  5. Tap Post.

 

Deleting a comment:

  1. Tap the   More button  next to the comment
  2. Tap on delete

On Android

Inline Comments:

  1. Open a story part.
  2. Highlight a word or phrase by holding your finger down over the word and adjusting what’s highlighted with the teal selector arrows.
  3. Tap the comment bubble in the upper-righthand corner.
  4. Tap on Post a Comment and start typing your comment.
  5. Tap the arrow icon to post.

 

Regular Comments:

  1. Open a story part.
  2. Scroll down or swipe to the end of story part.
  3. Tap on the comment bubble on the bottom menu bar.
  4. Tap on Post a Comment and start typing your comment.
  5. Tap the arrow icon to post.

 

Deleting a comment:

  1. Long press on the comment.
  2. Select Delete.

On Web

Inline Comments:

  1. Open a story.
  2. Hover over a paragraph.
  3. Click on the comment bubble that appears on the right-hand side.
  4. Click on Leave a Comment and start typing.
  5. Click on Post.

 

Regular Comments:

  1. Open a story.
  2. Scroll to the end of the story part.
  3. Click on Leave a Comment and start typing.
  4. Click on Post.

 

Deleting a comment:

  1. Click on the three dots in the right-hand corner of the comment.
  2. Select Delete Comment.

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