Archives for February 2012

QR Codes and the Mobile Resume Builder

Our friends over at Grow Socially (an interlinkONE subsidiary) have launched a new service that incorporates a few of our favorite things: QR Codes, mobile, and helping students! The Mobile Resume Builder is a service that enables students to make their resume interactive. In … [Read more...]

#Hashtags and Mobile Barcodes

Since the beginning of the year, I have noticed more and more Twitter hashtags being used in various advertising channels (e.g., print, out-of-home, television) and I wonder, will this interactive marketing tactic fare any better or any differently than mobile barcodes?From a … [Read more...]

Beauty-tainment with QR Codes

Once again, QR Codes are used to provide a quick link to entertainment. This time as a distraction to use while washing your face! Most teens with smart phones probably have them within reach even when brushing teeth and washing their face. So why not use that phone to … [Read more...]

QR Codes Change The Way We Play Cards

Bicycle brand playing cards, has developed a new game style played with ‘Jacked Up’ decks in which some of the cards have QR Codes.  The decks will be available in April for the classic games of Solitaire, War and Hearts.  When you scan the QR codes using the Bicycle QR app, it … [Read more...]

QR Code Bling!

My newest QR Code Bling is an iPod nano TikTok watch that I won at Training 2012 Expo by scanning a QR Code! The guys from ABCOinc.com were showing the power of using QR Codes at trade shows for engaging with attendees. From the size of the crowds they drew, I would say that they … [Read more...]

Using QR Codes to Track Employee Time – Extended Edition!

We recently posted an article on our parent site, Visioniz, that briefly explained how we use Formstack and QR codes to create a quick and easy to use punch clock system for our team. Through the power of the internet and social collaboration, Formstack’s team saw our post and … [Read more...]

QR Codes: the New Passwords!

Recently Google tested QR Codes as a secure way to login to your GMail and other Google accounts. Public computers may not be the best place to type in your usernames and passwords. There may be several reasons to be concerned. That same process is now available for WordPress … [Read more...]

Top QR Code Lists

Looking to make a QR Code for Free or to create a QR Code with a logo in it? Perhaps you need a QR Code management system to track QR Code scans and more. Check these lists for the QR Code services that meet your needs. Best QR Code Generators List The Best list of QR Code … [Read more...]

QR Code SCANVenger Hunt Kicks Off in Dayton, Ohio

The QR Code fun is starting! If you are in Dayton, Ohio this weekend, get your QR Code scanners ready. You might be interested in taking part in the latest SCANVenger Hunt or just following along and see how to use QR Codes in fun new ways and how QR Codes can help increase … [Read more...]

Smartphone Shipments Top PC’s For First Time Ever

In 2011, Smartphone shipments topped PCs for the first time ever, by 73 million units, according to figures published by research firm Canalys on Friday.  If you were questioning the popularity of the smartphone, just thinking it was a niche product, this is a huge wake up call. … [Read more...]

Why We Don’t Offer QR Code Analytics

  Something I hear quite often from our feedback forms is that our clients wish we offered an analytics package of some sort with our services. QR code analytics is something we experimented with in the past but ultimately decided was not for us. It wasn’t an easy … [Read more...]