Archives for October 2010

QR code Makes Sun-Sentinal Front Page

October 27, 2010 Today's Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinal (Wednesday, October 27, 2010) has a QR code right on the front page. The QR code appears as an enhancement to an article about luxury yachts and the upcoming International Boat Show. Scan the QR code and you are taken to … [Read more...]

bit.ly Improves QR Code Optimization and Output

We reported on October 8 about bit.ly offering QR code generation by adding.qr to the end of bit.ly shortened URLs. On October 13 bit.ly actually announced their new service. We initially wrote that the bit.ly QR code was too cumbersome and not truly optimized. Since then bit.ly … [Read more...]

Turn bit.ly URLs into QR codes by adding .qr

It worked for goo.gl and it works for bit.ly! Google generated a great amount of press with the report of their "Easter Egg" URL shortener and QR code generator. One of the leading URL shortners, bit.ly has been around for a long time with great analytics. But did you know … [Read more...]

Hi-Def Imaging Reveals da Vinci Code – QR coded into famous Painting

We know from studying Leonardo da Vinci's drawing that he had many "modern" ideas. There were several flying machines, boats, armored cars, weapons and even a parachute. It was Dan Brown's book and  movie, The Da Vinci Code that held us spellbound in search of the next code and … [Read more...]

Comparing Goo.gl URL Shortener to Bit.ly & Twitter

Goo.gl has entered the URL Shortener arena in a big way offering QR codes and click tracking. If you are tracking your QR codes – your certainly should track all of your codes for your marketing campaigns – make sure to read Danny Sullivan's post at … [Read more...]