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WVEC Social Media Saturday – with Karen Hopkins and Julie Wilcox chatting about QR Codes.

Anyone can create a QR code :

    • Goo.gl
    • QR Stuff

 What information can a QR code take you?

    • VCard information
    • send event information to a calendar
    • Install an app on a mobile device
    • Video
    • Website

QR Code tips :

  •  Make sure mobile optimized website
  • Make sure it is in a wifi or 3G spot for people to scan
  • Make sure it works for iphone and android

Useful ways to use QR Codes :

    • Use on business card to scan your contact info
    • local businesses : take them to your app, post hours, phone # or mobile website
    • Put on a small marketing item
    • Tshirts – put on your back, not your front

QR Code Readers :

  • Scanlife
  • QR Droid

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By | 2016-10-26T10:43:42+00:00 March 11th, 2012|Business Tools, Hampton Roads, News, Social Media, Technology, Video, WVEC|1 Comment

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  • SocialDud

    What are these mysterious qr codes? They’ve only been out for how long now? Used them once or twice in 2009. Once 2010, maybe once 2011. Their value? Next to garbage. Thank you for the breaking news.