Using Accessibility Features

Wattpad is committed to making stories accessible and enjoyable for everyone. We’re continually working to bring all areas of our storytelling experience up to the highest level of accessibility. At Wattpad, everyone belongs and we won’t stop improving our platform until every person, with every type of ability, can enjoy the stories our community shares.

We hope that the resources below are helpful for you in setting up your preferred device or assistive technology to access Wattpad. 

On iOS

Reading Settings 
Display accommodations
VoiceOver User Guide (Apple’s screen reader)
iOS accessibility overview

On Android

Reading Settings 
Display accommodations
Turn on TalkBack (Android’s screen reader)
Android Accessibility overview

On Web

Adjusting browser font settings

You can adjust the font settings in your browser to always use a specific size. This method will be retained, and all browser windows and tabs will use this size.

Please see the instructions to do this with different browsers:

Google Chrome
Windows Internet Explorer 11
Firefox
Safari

Note: Some websites will not display the desired font size even after adjusting browser font settings. Use the quick font size change solution to increase font size.

Zooming to increase page size

You can zoom in to change the font size for your current browser window or tab. This method may not be retained if you open another tab or window.

Here are instructions for doing this with different operating systems:  

Windows users: Press the CTRL and plus.svg keys to zoom in, and the CTRL and minus.svg keys to zoom out.

Mac OS X users: Press the CMD and plus.svg keys to zoom in, and the CMD and minus.svg keys to zoom out.

If you are having any difficulty accessing Wattpad, please let us know how we can make things better please submit a ticket through support and we will be happy to assist you. 

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