Many of us who want to start web hosting one on one are fazed, because the net is exploding with a host of cheap web hosting service providers with extraordinary offer. To help you to assess here are some tips.
For the ideal online business or personal websites, standard website hosting is available from about $ 2/- to $ 7/- The bandwidth and disk space will depend on the amount that you pay. For a couple of dollars you can get about 5 GB space and about 30 GB band width per month, which will be adequate for a business or personal website.
The features that you should be looking for in web hosting are 1) Lots of support options (chat, phone, email, etc.), 2) Online documentation, 3) Customer forums – with responses from hosting staff, 4) Customer Service, 5) Disk Space
Disk space is the space allocated for the web site. While some hosts offer unlimited space, others offer limited space. What ever you may choose, make sure that you have a cushion of about 25% more than your immediate requirement to provide for expansion.
bandwidth many offer it at a cost for the amount you use. If you are selecting limited please ensure before hand what could go wrong if you overshoot the allocated bandwidth. But then don’t assume that unlimited is better than limited.
Remember that plain HTML does not occupy more bandwidth. But then you loose the impact of videos and graphics. So a larger bandwidth is better.
Extra features that you can look for are free advertising credits that would attract more clientele with forums, blogs and Ecommerce soft ware