The Signs of Business» 10 Practical Ways To Use QR Codes and Microsoft Tags On Signage


For the purpose of this article, I’m going to use the phrase ‘QR Codes’ to encompass all mobile tag readers. Technically speaking, QR Codes (see image at right) are a black and white ‘Box Code’ (think: Bar Code but with boxes instead of bars). QR Codes were created by Toyota and have been popular in Japan for centuries (well, since 1994, but that’s practically centuries in techy years).

QR is the acronym of Quick Response.

Check out the Wiki article on QR Codes for more geek history.

QR Code Ring detail

Image by Fluid Forms via Flickr

 

On the consumer side of things here are my top five practical ways to use QR Codes on signs:

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