Protecting your account

On Wattpad, account safety is a high priority. We always encourage users to keep their account information private, and not share it with friends or family. Additionally, a Wattpad employee will never ask for your password under any circumstances. 

Tips to Keep Your Account Safe

A Strong Password

Create a password that isn't easy to replicate. For example, "password123," is not a great choice to use as a password. We suggest using a combination of lowercase and uppercase letters, numbers, and symbols.

Mix it up

We strongly encourage users to change their password every 6 months. 

Play It Safe

Make sure you are on before you log into your account. Any links that we send you will come from that same address, so please be wary of any outside link that claims to lead to Wattpad. This includes links from others; please do not open any links from people you don't know.


For more information on how to keep safe while using Wattpad, please view Wattpads's Safety Portal.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact support.

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