QR Code Reviews – E-Z Ancor Drywall Toggle

QR Code Reviews - E-Z Ancor Drywall ToggleMaking effective QR codes takes work.  To shortcut the amount of learning and work required, you can look at how others are using QR codes.  By using the best techniques you find and avoiding the worst problems, you can make your QR codes be the best they can be.

QR Code Reviews - E-Z Ancor Drywall Toggle - QR codeToday we look at a QR code found on a pack of E-Z Ancor Drywall Toggle anchors.  There is no call-to-action or URL but it’s easy to find on the front of the package.

This particular anchor holds up to 100 pounds, depending on how you apply the force.  They were just the thing to help attach a TV to the wall (or at least, the mount).

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QR Code Reviews – Inova STS Headlamp

QR Code Reviews - Inova STS HeadlampMaking effective QR codes takes work.  To shortcut the amount of learning and work required, you can look at how others are using QR codes.  By using the best techniques you find and avoiding the worst problems, you can make your QR codes be the best they can be.

QR Code Reviews - Inova STS Headlamp - QR codeToday we look at a QR code you can find on an Inova STS Headlamp by Nite Ize.  It measures about 1 inch square and does not include a call-to-action or URL.

Anyone who has ever tried to do something in the dark holding a flashlight will understand how hard it can be.  Something as simple as a friend holding a flashlight or a work light can really make the difference.  In my experience, a headlamp like this Inova STS is a tool that everyone needs to keep close at hand.  You would be surprised how many times it will come in handy.

Now, back to our show…. er, uh, QR code review.

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QR Code Reviews – Brads Raw Crunchy Kale

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Making effective QR codes takes work.  To shortcut the amount of learning and work required, you can look at how others are using QR codes.  By using the best techniques you find and avoiding the worst problems, you can make your QR codes be the best they can be.

Today we look at a QR code found on a package of Brad’s Raw Crunchy Kale.  The flavor of this kale has to be the best flavor name ever, Vampire Killer (must be the garlic…).  If you haven’t tried baked kale, it’s quite good.  I don’t personally like raw kale plain but the cooked stuff is crunchy and yummy.  Back to the QR code.

qr-code-reviews-brads-raw-crunchy-kale-vampire-killer-qrLocated on the back of the package, this QR code is about 1 inch square and directs users to a website.  There is not a call-to-action specific to scanning the QR code but there is a URL listed.

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QR Code Reviews – Adventure Family First Aid Kit

QR Code Reviews - Adventure Family First Aid KitMaking effective QR codes takes work.  To shortcut the amount of learning and work required, you can look at how others are using QR codes.  By using the best techniques you find and avoiding the worst problems, you can make your QR codes be the best they can be.

QR Code Reviews - Adventure Family First Aid Kit - QR codeToday, let’s look at a QR code an Adventue Family First Aid Kit.  A first aid kit is something everyone should consider keeping around.  Combined with some sort of trauma bandage like QuickClot, it could save your life or the life of a loved one.

If you don’t have one for you or your family, you can find them at local sporting goods stores or buy your very own Adventure Medical Kits Family First Aid Kit online at Amazon.com. (affiliate link)

Back to the QR code; this one is about 1.25 inches square and includes a call to action but no URL.

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QR Code Reviews – Armaly Drywall Finishing Sponge

QR Code Reviews - Armaly Drywall Finishing SpongeMaking effective QR codes takes work.  To shortcut the amount of learning and work required, you can look at how others are using QR codes.  By using the best techniques you find and avoiding the worst problems, you can make your QR codes be the best they can be.

QR Code Reviews - Armaly Drywall Finishing Sponge - QR CodeToday, let’s look at a QR code this drywall finishing sponge by Armaly.  It is about 2 inches square but does not include a call to action or URL.  Notice the QR code on the package itself (above); it is not centered on the white square.  I cropped out everything that was not the QR code and the result is to the right.  This is an important detail that we will discuss after we analyze the code further.

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