If I were you I would look for the following features in my hosting service provider.
1. The provider should not be a beginner
2. A sizable number of clients should be there to testify the service
3. Clients should include high stake holders, like big corporations, government agencies and multinational companies
4. There should be a wide range of services to allow growth and flexibility
5. Quick and effective support system
6. Specifications of hardware and software should be up-to industry standards
7. There should be no third party (reseller) between me and the actual service provider
8. It should be equally accessible from everywhere across the globe
9. Economy without compromising quality
10. Should have local currency pricing
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