week we have talked about the basic factors need to consider in chosing
web hosting. We will keep discussing the web hosting and list out
something that you may miss when chosing the web hosting. These items
are also important too.
is one of the important factor you need to consider. But how to know
their services level? You can test by sending them an email with some
questions or just make a phone to their support hotlines. If they
respond quickly, this is a good sign. If they cannot provides you
answers, you’d better find another one.
The more uptime
they guarantee, the better. 99% uptime is the minimum acceptable
standard. You’d should Look for 99% plus guaranteed uptime.
You need an FTP
program to transfer files to the server. You should seek for an
unlimited and unrestricted FTP access, otherwise it will troublesome to
maintain your website.
Most web hosting
company will provides a web based control panel for you to maintain your
web site. You should looking for one with a easy-to-use interface.
A good stats
program is handy if you want to keep an eye on how many visitors you are
getting, where they are coming from, referrers, top entry and exit pages
and so on. Some companies offer excellent stats programs as standard
while others offer basic stats but you have to pay extra for advanced
statistics. You should ask the company what kind of statistics
information they can provide.