Tag Archives: 2-D barcodes

Consumers Know What to Do with QR Codes. Do Marketers?

In the marketing world, we call them QR codes, 2D barcodes and mobile barcodes. Consumers call them, “oh…those little black pixelated squares on the corners of magazine ads”. Consumers may not know them by name, but they know what to … Continue reading

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QR Code Strategy is a Marketing Function

OK, I get it…in theory. QR codes get printed on stuff; that’s how they exist in the world. Hence, printers and producers of specialty advertising items are keenly aware of—and are driving attention to—the use of QR codes. At least … Continue reading

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Mobile Search Leads to Purchase More Than Half the Time

I’ve got good news for brands and businesses aiming to use QR codes for their marketing. A report just published by eMarketer.com shares the findings of recent research by research from Google and Ipsos OTX MediaCT that finds that “more than … Continue reading

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QR Codes for Real Estate – An Introduction

I recently spoke at REBarcamp, an intensive day of knowledge sharing for those in the real estate business. I was there as an event sponsor and a pro on the use of QR codes for effective marketing. QR codes can … Continue reading

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QR Codes – Who Started All This?

Thank you, Denso Wave! Thank you for (1) inventing the Quick Response Code and (2) not enforcing the patent, so that we can use these digital ninjas openly, easily and universally. Back in 1994, the Japanese company Denso Wave invented … Continue reading

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