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When selecting a web hosting control panel it is generally best to view a demonstration so you can actually see how it works and what features are available. The more access and control you have over your site, the better. You should expect easy navigation, the ability to add email accounts, determine how much disk space you have used, and determine how much traffic your site has generated. Most web hosting providers say they offer control panels, but you should research how much control you will really be getting because they vary widely.