If ever the time were right to “web-enable” your printed napkin – it is right now!
Interest in the “QR code”, which stands for quick response code (invented by the DensoWave Corporation of Japan), is taking off. As more companies, brands, and agencies search for new ways to interact with customers, the QR code gains popularity. Take a peek at the chart above. Google Insights clearly documents the upward trend in “QR Code” searches from 2004 to present.
QR code readers are now shipping factory installed on all Google Android phones. A QR code reader for the popular BlackBerry device is bundled into the new BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 upgrade. As of today, there are no fewer that 16 separate QR code reader apps available for the iPhone in Apple’s iTunes Store. In addition, there are numerous after market readers readily available for most every older mobile device as well.
Finally! The stage is set, North America is ready for the coming wave of QR code marketing mania. Follow us and tell your friends as we provide real, actionable, intelligent, and affordable marketing ideas for your industry sector.