According to GigaOm Wattpad has raised $17m in second round of funding. Wattpad is expected to be the largest community of readers and writers,
Wattpad is the world’s largest community for discovering and sharing stories on the web and across every mobile device. It’s a new form of collaborative entertainment that connects readers and writers through storytelling and creative fiction! Wattpad is the only place offering a mobile, social, eReading experience.
Strangely when I clicked on http://www.wattpad.com/about from home (Airtel broadband) I got the following message,
Can’t imagine what offending material Wattpad could have for the Govt of India to block it. But I can browse these pages using other ISPs in India.
Update: Heard Vimeo is the reason for the blockage, not Wattpad.