Basic questions to ask when choosing a web hosting service for your business:


1. How much storage space does the web host provide?

2. How much bandwidth is provided during the rental period?


3. What is the cost for bandwidth in excess of the allotted amount?

4. What level of security does the web host offer for information stored on your web site?

5. What operating system does the web host use and will it work with my company's system?

6. Does the web host provide your web site with a unique domain name appropriate to your business?

7. How many email accounts are provided?

8. Does the web host offer spam filtering and auto reply functions on the provided email accounts?

9. What is the guaranteed uptime for the web site?

10. What will the web host offer you if the uptime guarantee is not met?