QR Code Periodic Table of Elements

Author: | Posted: July 13th, 2011 | Category: Video | 2 Comments »
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Periodic table of elements QR code video

This is very cool implementation of QR codes made by The Periodic Table of Videos. They added QR codes next to every element in the periodic table and when you scan the QR code it leads to video where The Professor explains you about the element.

Since the have All Rights Reserved on their Flickr image here is link to it where you can scan the QR codes and learn more about chemistry. This again proves that QR codes can be great for education purposes.


QR Codes Usage Stats for the First Half of 2011

Author: | Posted: July 7th, 2011 | Category: Statistics | 25 Comments »
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QR Code scans by operating system

We are devoted to give you all kind of statistics of QR code usage and penetration in world. We saw a tremendous growth in QR code usage in 1st quarter of 2011 since 2010 and now it is time to share some of our data for the first half of 2011. Here is info and charts of our data gathered since our launch in February till now. As you can see Android phones lead iPhone with 30.14% to 21.62% of the scans and following the iPhone closely are the Windows Mobile and Windows Phone 7 devices with 17.23%. With about 70% of the scans from these operating systems it is clear to see what kind of people can be targeted to scan QR codes.
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How QR Codes Can Be Used in Education?

Author: | Posted: June 30th, 2011 | Category: How To | 5 Comments »
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QR codes can be used in education
Using QR Codes in classroom or general in education becomes common these days. Teachers are starting to implement them in many ways, because they saw amazing learning opportunity in them. Some of them understood that adding QR codes to items students use every day can be essential for faster learning and accessing online stuff like videos, stats, graphs, etc. with ease. QR codes can lead to book trailers to the backs of library books, to math worksheets with video tutorials of how to solve the problems or to the school literary magazine, a gallery of all the artwork that was submitted but couldn’t fit in the print version and many more. Read the rest of this entry »


How Kum & Go use QR code for STORE WARS Promotion

Author: | Posted: June 28th, 2011 | Category: Case Studies | 3 Comments »
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Kum and Go Store Wars qr code closeup
Earlier this year a convenience store retailer sought to create an engaging way to interact with customers for their summer promotion and got it right – QR codes. Kum & Go, a convenience store chain with more than 400 stores in 11 states throughout the Midwest, used a QR code above their fountain drink area that when scanned, directed customers to a mobile version of the summer contest site.
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What About QR Code Haircut?

Author: | Posted: June 27th, 2011 | Category: Marketing, Video | 1 Comment »
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Lowe QR code haircut

If you think of innovative ways to use QR codes I think you will love this one. It is created by Lowe Thailand for Unilever’s Clear shampoo and leads to a specially created mobile site. Their idea is to make QR code haircuts to group of people and they had to walk around Bangkok encouraging passers by to scan the QR Code. The campaing triggered viral explosion and reached an estimated Thai audience of 10 million.

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Sell Your Car using QR codes

Author: | Posted: June 23rd, 2011 | Category: How To | 4 Comments »
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sell cars on ebay using QR Code
QR codes are an easy and free way to increase sales with very little effort. If you are looking to sell your car QR codes can produce results quickly and make a positive influence on your bottom line. Both automotive businesses and individuals can use QR codes to sell cars, offer promotions and information.

If you are selling you car by yourself you can embed description of you car, link to photos, price, etc. The other option we provide you is to sell your car on eBay using QR codes (check out our article about selling on eBay using QR codes). For that you have to publish it on eBay, have account with us and generate your eBay QR code. We create mobile landing page where people who scan the code are pointed to and there your offer is listed. Read the rest of this entry »


QR Codes in the Wild – Tesco: Homeplus Subway Virtual Store

Author: | Posted: June 23rd, 2011 | Category: Case Studies | 7 Comments »
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Tesco South Korea Virtual Grocecy Store

This is one of the best use of QR codes in the world till now. Tesco / HomePlus is South Korean grocery chain and they had a goal of becoming the #1 grocery chain without opening more stores. They are going to make it with creativity and forward thinking. Read the rest of this entry »


Sell Items on eBay Using QR codes

Author: | Posted: June 21st, 2011 | Category: How To | 7 Comments »
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youscan ebay sell items Selling on eBay is more or less like selling items in any other marketplace, you need to have thing that people want to buy and promote it well. This is absolutely true if you have real world business who as well in shops sell stuff on eBay. If you are in this group of traders we welcome you to join YouScanMe and create QR codes for your eBay items.
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YouScanMe available in Dutch, Korean, Spanish and German

Author: | Posted: June 17th, 2011 | Category: News | 1 Comment »
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YouScanMe translated to Dutch, Korean, Spanish and German

We are happy to announce you that YouScanMe QR code generator is now available in four new languages. We launched in English and now our service is available in Dutch, Korean, Spanish and German languages. We hope this will make easier for people from this countries to use our service in native language and create QR codes.

You can select your preferred language from the upper right corner of the site and for your convenience we will remember you choice and all page you view will be in this language. You can always change your selection and use YouScanMe in whatever language you want.


QR Code Rules: Deliver custom content

Author: | Posted: June 17th, 2011 | Category: Tips | 1 Comment »
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Tuborg_SCAN_for_FUN_mobile_1 QR code tips

We continue to present you how-to implement QR code tips and today’s one is how to deliver custom content. It can be made with our Forward QR codes which lead people to your page. Wherever possible you must create and deliver content that makes sense to your market and helps people who scan your code make honest buying decisions. The picture shows how Tuborg implement QR codes on beer bottels to lead you to their iPhone app which gives info about events, concerts and festivals supported by them (we let you create QR codes for apps but Tuborg are probably not aware :) ).

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