QR code is the abbreviation of Quick Response Code, whereby it consists of many black, square dots arranged randomly in a little square box. Have you seen it before? Have you tried it yet? If the answer is no, I can tell you that it is going to surprise you.
It is also called bar code which is more likely a common name for you and me. However, compared to normal bar code, this type of matrix bar code provides users with faster readability and larger storage capacity. High speed is what our generation demands currently. And, it satisfies our demanding requirements. Following with the smart phone world, it has ventured into the mobile application. You can download the apps into your phone to assist you to read their data whenever and wherever the QR code exists.
Back to its initial invention, it is purposely designed for automotive industry. Do you know it is for Toyota, a Japanese car manufacturer to track their vehicles during the process? Till today, its popularity brings it beyond the industry border to convert the data embedded inside the dots into useful virtual information to people.
Here we reveal a pretty creative way of using QR code in our life. Later, you can take a look on those stunning and fantastic QR code business cards in the bottom of my words. It turns the traditional business cards into creative business cards. This two-dimensional QR code not only attracts people while giving out your business cards, but also allows them to scan and read the information immediately via their smart phones.
Now, they can forget your cards in somewhere. Yet, their phones have stored the necessary information once they scan a bunch of business cards. The information on those creative business cards can be decoded to text, vCard contact, open a URL or much more. By placing the QR code on your business cards, you already direct them to a Facebook page, contact details, exclusive promotion or whatever message you want to tell.
The gallery below hopefully can give you several ideas on how QR code can be incorporated into your creative business cards. It is a chance to design your business cards to be outstanding from others. This is a competitive marketing medium; therefore it prompts you to make it as creative as possible. Or, you may have any other ways of applying the QR code creatively in our online and offline line.
It is all about creativity! Enjoy their creative business cards!
Minimalist cards are a thing of beauty.