QR codes are the latest craze. You see them everywhere now. The main reason that we are seeing the widespread use of QR codes is due to the overwhelming benefits QR codes provide both the creators and the consumers of QR codes. The following are some of the top benefits QR codes can provide website owners:
- QR codes are new and “cool”, which leads many people to want to find out what they are all about. This means a steadily increasing number of QR code consumers are out there just waiting to spot your QR code.
- QR codes can be printed on almost anything. Find out where you readers spend their time, what products they use, and get creative with the placement of your QR codes.
- QR codes require no URL input into a web browser or mobile browser. Simply scan the QR code and land on a website.
- QR codes are easily trackable. You can create different QR codes for each of the different vehicles which you place the code. This way you can track which vehicles are performing best.
- QR codes INCREASE mobile website traffic!
Here is a list of things that can be linked to QR codes:
- Website or landing page URL
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Text message
- Google Maps
- Calendar event
- Social media services (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
- RSS feed
There are a ton a FREE QR code generators out there. Some are better than others. Here’s a few of our favorite QR code generators:
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