Five Things to Look For From Your Business Friendly Web Host
When you're looking to find the right web hosting solution for your small business there are a some important factors to take into account.
1. Server Upgrading Options
If your business grows unexpectedly can your current web hosting provider help you by expanding the amount of resources you currently have? If not, you could spend countless hours having to migrate your website to a host which can provide more server resources, this can be a huge headache and cost valuable time and effort to get correct. WebHostGB.com hosting plans allow for continuous growth and expansion for our business users at heavily discounted prices.
2. Cron Jobs, Auto Script Installer, .htaccess, and SSI
You need the tools to host your business online, cron jobs, auto installers, auto updates, htaccess and SSI, for example, are vital if you plan on streamlining your websites workload, your workload and achieve time efficiency. Most good business web hosts will include these within the plan, however some will expect you to pay extra for these goods and services. Obviously this is an unfair expectation which is why our hosting plans come with everything you need.
3. e-Commerce Features
A wealth of eCommerce features is vital if you plan to sell your products online. We offer a wide range of eCommerce software, website security tools and customer support to help the processes of setting up payment gateways, live chat, ticket and customer support. Don't forget, as an online retailer your customers will expect you to be contactable. This is possible one of the biggest factors people look at when paying for a good or service from an online company.
4. An Easy-to-use Hosting Control Panel
If you aren't very knowledgeable when it comes to web hosting and building and managing your own websites, the process of establishing yourself online can seem daunting. However you needn't worry, any web host worth your business will have an extensive hosting control panel to help get you going. Using friendly icon based interfaces which make using the extensive feature list easy to navigate, as well as single click application autoinstallers, we have provide our customers with one of the industry leaders in website control panels.
Custom email addresses give your business that professional look, providing your customers with an impression of the quality and professional approach you take to your business. A business web host should provide @yourdomain.com email addresses without restriction.
If you're a small business looking to get online, its worth doing you research and making sure your web host has all the required features prior to purchasing your plan.