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How to use Hooked, the highly addictive reading app topping the App Store right nowHooked - an app for reading bite-sized stories in text message form - is rapidly climbing the App Store charts. The app initially launched in 2015, but it started growing quickly last fall. Now, it's risen to the top of Apple's top free apps chart, surpassing apps like Bitmoji, Instagram, and Snapchat.
Chatty fiction app Hooked gets an update where readers can write stories, tooFiction app Hooked launched last fall, aiming to reinvent fiction with short stories modeled on text message conversations. Next up: Letting readers write their own stories. That arrives today with the launch of Hooked 2.0. Any Hooked reader can now create characters and then write their story one message at a time.