wok.com is owned and operated by Cwok Enterprise Inc., a Seattle-based consulting firm specializing in the development of innovative web-based applications/websites for small to medium sized businesses, with the purpose of promoting Chinese cultures through its cuisine ,daily food /eating cultures, its traditional rich cultures and customs , and festivals/holidays to foreigners/Western World. The Cwok Enterprise, Inc. was founded in the year of 2002. We actually have not launched our website ( www.cwok.com) and ( www.cwok.com.cn ) until June 2003 even though we registered our domain name in 1997/1998 due to the trend of technology developments and other constraints.
During that time, but one of our founders who did not have any web pages knowledge at all did launch our affiliated websites, www.asiancyber.com, www.163asia.com at the primitive stage in 1997 and 1998. Finally , he also launched another website www.seachina.com with the big help of his friends from China. The website ( www.seachina.com ) was much better in comparison with those two and look more professional.
Secondly, we realize the information technology has been changing very rapidly today. The Internet website has been widely used in every industry regardless it is small or largest companies. The restaurants also use website as a popular way to promote their business for the purpose of letting their customers easy to order their food from the restaurants' online menu without going out of their home. The special feature of the cwok.com is the "Chinese Restaurant Menu online ".
Our domain name is cwok.com ( www.cwok.com ). May be, some people wonder why we choose this domain name. As we know a Chinese wok , one of most important Chinese cooking wares when Chinese people do their cooking. It plays a key role in Chinese cooking especially in Southern Part of China. All over Asian countries use "Wok" in their cooking. And also the sound of " C " in English as same as the word " SEE "
As time goes by, more Chinese immigrants spread all over the world especially in U. S. A and Canada. Since then, many people around the world know more the utmost Chinese cooking ware, " WOK" . They love our Chinese cooking. They love our Chinese foods. They like to go their flavor Chinese restaurants to eat their flavor Chinese dishes.
Gradually, various kinds of Chinese cooking were introduced in America and Canada, such as: Sichuan Style, Human Style, Beijing Style , Cantonese Style and many other styles. Therefore, many Chinese restaurant owners realize it is a golden opportunity to use " Wok " as their restaurants' names such as: " Golden Wok Restaurant ," Chef at Wok" "The Best Wok " , " Magic Wok " , " Crazy Wok " and " China Wok " etc as a easy way to promote their business in many cities. Because the " Wok " can be quickly identified by westerners as Chinese Cooking/Restaurants. Nowadays , you can see many carry the " XXX Wok " name as their restaurants' name. But our web site, cwok.com ( www.cwok.com ), was finally up on the world wide web in 2003 serving public.
addition , there are many about Chinese cooking books published in America and
Western countries which also use " Wok " as a way to
identified Chinese cooking book. (click on www.amazon.com
). Amazon.com is the first online store to sell items in the world.
In the search menu, choose " book"
and type in " Chinese
wok cooking " we will see many use "Wok
" as their books' name examples.