Important to choose the right company.
Linux Hosting vs. Windows Hosting
Linux uses Apache web server, which is faster and more secure than the windows alernative (IIS).
Cheaper Is Not Better
Stay away of cheap companies.
Don't worry about disk space and bandwidth
Typical websites don't need a large disk space and large bandwidth/
These companies pack many websites in one server and the service quality is low.
Speed and Reliability
Server speed and reliability are two important factors to consider.
cPanel is a site configuration and management application.
Datacenter Close to your Audience
An efficient way to have a fast loading speed, is to get a web space from a company near the target audience.