I have a large number of photos and files I need to upload to my site.
Just enough for a few pictures and text.
I am planning a very big site with lots of uploaded files and I don't want to run out of space.
Their PCs and laptops.
Their PCs, smartphones and tablets.
Their PCs, smartphones and tablets after being directed there by Google, local directories and online ads.
Not much. Good tutorials and email support will be more than enough.
Lots of help. I want to get individual support over the phone and get fast responses to my support emails.
I want my support requests to get top priority and I need personal and detailed responses on advanced site building questions.
I want someone else to build the site for me.
A basic template that I can add my own text and images to.
Plenty of flexibility to customize the look and feel of the site.
Flexible site design and advice on how to make sure my content is search engine friendly.
Quite small. Just a few pictures that don't take too long to load. 5MB should cover it.
Some larger files such as eBooks, audio and video clips. Up to 100MB.
Some very large files. Up to 150MB.
Just one to promote my business.
Several sites. I have more than one business, or need more than one site for my business.
I plan to build a lot of sites as my business grows.
From another domain provider
Whoever is the cheapest
Not very. I just want a web address to put on my business cards and flyers.
Quite important, but it is not my main focus right now.
Extremely important. I want lots of natural traffic and I want to be sure that my site is doing well when people search on keywords related to my business.
My image, reputation and expertise (eg: Portfolio site)
A service (eg: Accounting services)
My products (eg: Jewelry)
Digital goods (eg: eBooks, music, photographs)
A basic website
A highly customized website and/or multiple sites
An advanced website that gets lots of traffic from the search engines
I don't want an online store
Not really. I don't use Facebook.
Very important. Many people are on Facebook and I want them to be able to view my site while on Facebook.
My site will be available all the time, from any location.
I can phone someone if my site goes down.
My site will be able to handle a huge amount of traffic.
Change the background and banner images of my site template to whatever I want.
I am an advanced user and want to be able to edit the site CSS
When adding my content I want to be sure that I am doing everything I can to make it search engine friendly.
Search tutorials and FAQs
Use an online forum
Send an email
Phone a support specialist
Buy the most economical package possible and upgrade later as your needs grow?
Buy the package that is the best value for money?
Buy the package that has everything you could possibly need so that you don't run into limitations as you build your site?
Buy the package that is going to get you the most web design help available?