7. Charges for additional
8. Client list - Ask for list of satisfied customers who are
using the same service as you are planning for. Then check
the performance w.r.t to speed of down load and up time. Uptime
must be above 99.9% (uptime 99% means you site will be down app
for three days in an year!!!).
9. Service ranking - There are many sites which provide the ranking
of hosting companies weighing their performance and also customer
satisfaction. Though we found many times that these
rankings are not very reliable.
10. Practical Steps-
Some people say the best way is go through the sites you liked
with respect to speed & uptime . And then find who is the hosting
partner of the service .Then ask for their charges
Be cautious to know the hidden charges. Also about the software