Originally Posted by 4goodhosting
What are the most important things while choose a hosting company?
Watch out reviews are fixed and usually bought, same with reputations, make sure they have a uptime garuntee so you don't have to pay if they go offline, get the cap for there server account limit, some servivces like godaddy and hostgator throw thousands on one server so you get a slow unreliable connection and google might pealize you (overloaded servers
Also make sure they have chat and a phone number even if you don't use it.
Also you can test there speed here I just did dwhs and hostgator and it's a huge differance:
dwhs.net was faster by 7.09 seconds. It has won 100% of all encounters.