WETAWA LAUNCHES FOOD QUESTION AND ANSWER WEBSITE
12/03/2010

Wetawa.com, a collaborative cooking website that allows users to ask and respond to questions on the topics of food and beverage has launched after being in private beta since September. Questions on the site cover the full gamut of questions that cover the who, what, why, and the how of food. Users can add images and maps to their questions and answers along with their own recipes.

Online PR News – 03-December-2010 – – NEW YORK, NEW YORK (November 2010) Wetawa.com, a collaborative cooking website that allows users to ask and respond to questions on the topics of food and beverage has launched after being in private beta since September. Questions on the site cover the full gamut of questions that cover the who, what, why, and the how of food. Users can add images and maps to their questions and answers along with their own recipes.

Wetawa.com features a unique reputation system that rewards users with badges for a variety of actions on the site. The reputation system will also be used to give users additional functionality and control over the content of the website. John Gist, CCO and co-founder of Wetawa added “Our community is important to us and we are always looking for ways to engage foodies.”

31.2 Million U.S Adults identify themselves as foodies (food and beverage aficionados), with 7% being regular cooks. The Internet is a widely used resource for information but when it comes to food, the most readily available online resource are recipe sites. Akeem Philbert CEO and founder of Wetawa stated “We believe that food is more than a list of recipes, and we’re taking on the challenge of building the online food conversation.”

Wetawa.com is now accessible to everyone and anyone via login by using Facebook, Google, Yahoo, or Twitter.

ABOUT WETAWA
Wetawa is a New York based company that was founded in 2010 by Akeem Philbert and John Gist. Akeem Philbert and John Gist are both veterans of the interactive marketing scene with a long history of working on websites for major brands.

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