QR codes or “quick response” codes were first created by the automotive industry in Japan back in 1990’s. The codes have become incredibly popular with marketers as they can contain a large amount of data which may be accessed quickly and easily.
Why use QR Codes on Business Cards?
You should use QR codes on business cards because they provide a quick way of connecting a recipient with what’s important to you, for example you can use QR codes too:
- Link to a page on your website perhaps your signup page, an online offer, or your contact page.
- Add all of your contact details to the recipient’s phone see: http://www.qrstuff.com/.
QR codes are easy to use and easy to implement provided that you follow some basic design rules.
The following inspiring QR code business card designs should help you get started:
Maykel Da Silva
QR Code Identity Card
Typography Studio Business Card
Written by Justin March; Justin March works for Harry Bugg Ltd a company that prints brilliant plastic cards for use in a range of industries. Currently the company is offering free plastic business cards to talented illustrators and graphic designers.