If you are not using a cloud storage service or would like to compare these services here is a run down. First off, the most popular cloud storage services are Dropbox, Google Drive, One Drive and iCloud. Second you need to understand whether you need a personal or a business storage solution.
Personal and Business Storage
All the four popular storage services give free personal storage and offer upgrades.
When it comes to adding personal storage or upgrading to business storage plans there are, of course, different pricing plans for you to consider.
DropBox 2 Gigabytes Free Storage
Dropbox is one of the pioneer online storage services and is still very popular. The next tiers from the free plan are the Pro Plan for $8.25/month for 1 TB, the Dropbox for Business (unlimited storage) for $12.50/month and the Enterprise Plan. Dropbox is a reasonable storage solution but offers no online word processor or spreadsheet programs. See all the plans.
Google Drive 15 Gigabytes Free Storage
Google Drive offers very competitive pricing with the following tiers:
100 Gigabytes $1.99/month • 1 Terabyte $9.99/month • Or even more storage plans • Business Plans require G Suite and offer two types of storage personal or managed storage which you can read about by clicking here.
OneDrive 5 Gigabytes Free Storage
One Drive is Microsoft’s online storage solution which starts out with a free storage of 5 Gigabytes. The next tier costs $1.99/month for 50 Gigabytes (storage only) • Next tier includes Office 365 Personal with Premium OneDrive with 1 Terabyte for $69.99/year • Top of the line tier Office 365 Home with Premium OneDrive Features $99.99/year for 5 Terabytes Total (1000 GB per user – 5 tablets and 5 phones – 5 PCs or Macs) • Personal and Business Options
iCloud 5 Gigabytes Free Storage
Apple announced on 9/15/2015 new storage plan upgrade options:
50 Gigabytes $0.99/month • 200 Gigabytes $2.99/month • 1 Terabyte $9.99/month • See all plans
Other Storage Services
There are other less known storage services but the four above are the most popular.