5 Tips For Better Digital Marketing

About the Author: Sarah Brooks is a freelance writer covering topics on gold and silver, small businesses and social media. We live in a digital world and are connected to our emails, Facebook and news feeds 24/7. As a small business owner, it’s important to be current on the … [Read more...]

Taco Bell QR Code Promotion Generates 225,000 Scans

QR Codes are alive and well – and Taco Bell and ESPN have the statistics to prove it. According to an article from 2d-code.co.uk, the fast food chain and sporting news monster partnered up for a promotion that ran from December 20th to February 3rd. The article noted that … [Read more...]

QR Code Quilts

Sewing… either you can do it or not. I can sew a straight line, and that’s where my sewing skills end. Yet some people are so creative and also extremely talented when it comes to sewing. I did some research just for fun and found a ton of QR Code quilts. People are … [Read more...]

Why A Mobile Optimized Presence Is Not An Option

Does your CMO or CEO still hesitate to make investments in a mobile-optimized presence? You’re not the only one, as plenty of brands continue to resist it. To help make this decision easier for you, Google shared the results of 1,088 U.S. adult smartphone users surveyed in July … [Read more...]

Do QR Codes Make Shopping Easier?

Some people absolutely dread shopping. The whole process from trying to find your size, to trying it on, to waiting in long check out lines. But what if you could do half of your shopping right from your smartphone? That’s right just scan a QR Code, try it on and then just … [Read more...]

My Favorite QR Codes from 2012

Each year I like to take a moment and review the many ways that QR Codes were used in the past year. I think it is safe to say that 2012 was the year of QR Codes! Everywhere you look, there are  QR Codes whether they are on packaging, clothing, posters, etc. Now that we are at … [Read more...]

Keep Warm with a QR Code Scarf

If you know anything about New England, you know that our winters tend to be horrible. Snow one day, a blizzard the next. You just never know what you are going to wake up to! So when I came across this video of of a “machine-knitted” QR Code scarf, I knew I had to … [Read more...]

Great Gifts Ideas for the QR Code lovers

Do you happen to have a QR Code fanatic on your holiday shopping list this year? Well, if the answer to that question is yes then this post is just for you! I have done some searching and came up with a list of the best QR Code themed holiday gifts. Ornaments, pillows, and so … [Read more...]

‘Tis the Season to be Scanning [INFOGRAPHIC]

To celebrate the busiest scanning season of the year, we are thrilled to bring you the Mobile Barcode Trend Report: Holiday Shopping Edition for 2012.  This Edition illustrates the dramatic growth in scanning as compared to year prior.  It also offers key insights into the who’s … [Read more...]

Pantone 2013 Color of the Year: Emerald 17-5641

Every year, Pantone presents their “Color of the Year”. After seeing their choice for 2013, I must say it is a very classy color.  The 2013 Pantone color of the year is Pantone 17-5641 Emerald. Since I love design, color, and QR Codes, I thought I would take some time to show … [Read more...]

Are Gift Cards the Easy Way Out?

People have mixed feeling about gift cards when it comes to giving them as a gift. Are gift cards the easy way out instead of shopping about 5 different stores looking for that “perfect” gift? Personally, I love gifts cards. There has been too many holidays where you … [Read more...]