The choice of name used in a Domain Name – such as sdksolutions.co.uk – depends on many factors. In the case of a business or organisation the name chosen will often be the same as an existing brand name, the company’s trading name, or a trademark; in some cases the choice of name represents a generic type of service that the company offers.
Each domain name must be unique, and .uk domain names are allocated by Nominet UK on a first-come, first-served basis. However, because domain names can include letters, numbers and hyphens, there are many different ways of distinguishing between similarly named companies, thereby creating unique domain names.
For instance, a company called Nuts and Bolts could have the following domain name options:
It is also worth considering that development of a business on the Internet can involve building a brand reputation around an entirely new name.
Domain registration alone can be performed for £20.