QR Codes: 10 Mistakes To Avoid When Using Them

Last updated by erik 7 years 5 weeks ago

We are at about the 18 month mark where QR Codes have, and continue to be rapidly adopted as a genuine mobile marketing technology. Still, despite the explosive uptake in the technology we are noticing that many are still not using it the best ways possible to optimize results. Here are the most com...

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How to scan a QR Code with your Blackberry

Last updated by erik 8 years 18 weeks ago
Blackberry QR Code Reader

We are often asked..."What the best QR Code reader is for Blackberry?" We have done plenty of testing and our results prove that the internal reader that comes with Blackberry Messenger 5.0 is by far the best QR Code Reader. It's unfortunate that BB does not separate the QR Code reader from the B...

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How do you view mobile content - Web Browser or App?

Last updated by erik 8 years 24 weeks ago
wired app

Apple has sold 2 million iPads in 59 days. That's quite amazing to say the least. Even more impressive is the projected sales of mobile "Touch" screen devices in 2010. According to Gartner Research 362.7 million "Touch" devices will be sold in 2010 and by 2013 "Touch" devices will account for 58...

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the list of massive Brands Using QR Codes

Last updated by 8 years 32 weeks ago

Many people are asking if 2010 will be the year of QR Codes. We think the answer is a resounding "YES!" But you might think we're biased because we live and breathe QR Codes. So please don't take our word for it. First, take a look at this Google Trends Chart which shows a steady increase in th...

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Mobile Data Traffic To Increase 40% Over Next 5 Years. Are You Prepared?

Last updated by erik 8 years 33 weeks ago

A new report released by Coda Research Consultancy suggests that mobile data traffic will increase to 40% by 2015, which they largely attribute to the surge in iPhone and Android sales along with other smartphones. In fact, the report further states that by 2012, 95% of all mobile web traffic will c...

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Are you built to touch?

Last updated by erik 8 years 35 weeks ago
QRe8 Touch Web

So your first question probably is, “what exactly is the Touch Web?” The answer is simple. The Touch Web refers to all the mobile websites out there that are built specifically for touch screen devices – such as iPhones and iPads, the Blackberry Storm, the Nexus One, Android devices and many ...

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Not all QR Codes are QRe8'ed equally

Last updated by erik 8 years 51 weeks ago
Complex QR Code

When we developed the platform and QR Code generator we had 2 major objectives: Make the process as easy as possible for our clients Create QR codes that have a scan success rate as close to 100% as possible For sure, there will always be scan scenarios that will have nothing to do with t...

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QRe8 cracks the code on ctv’s webnation

Last updated by erik 8 years 51 weeks ago
Amber Mac Webnation

QRe8 managing partner, Erik Goldhar, recently appeared on CTV’s Webnation with Amber Mack—the final word on all things interactive. The segment’s focus was the humble barcode on the 57th anniversary of its official patent. Naturally the show segued to QR codes, where Erik and Amber enlightened...

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7 reasons open 2D codes are better than closed platform codes

Last updated by erik 9 years 3 days ago
open door qr code platform

Is it possible that the Microsoft Tag code platform (a closed source platform) could ever become the industry standard for 2D Codes? So went the debate this weekend on a Linkedin group site we’re members of. Our platform is built on open standards. As we’ve mentioned in earlier posts, w...

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fueled by creativity... committed to quality

Last updated by 9 years 2 weeks ago
Elle Canada Custom QR Code

Because we're committed to uncompromising quality at QRe8, each and every one of our XM Codes™ goes through rigorous cross-platform testing before it’s released to our client, and ultimately the market. So, to illustrate the seamless scanning performance of our codes on a variety of phones and r...

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