What Are QR Codes• QR Codes are two dimensional (2D) barcodes, that can store and hold data, which then can be scanned with smartphones/ or ipad style devices.• QR codes store data inside the code itself, which, when scanned can send the user to a website, or prompt them to purchase an item, etc
What Kind Of Businesses Use QR Codes?• Realtors• Restaurants• Supermarket Chains• Lawyers• Social Media/Internet Marketers• Advertising Agencies• Website Owners
Where Can I Make My QR Code?• Visit these websites to create your free qr code.• www.qrcode.kaywa.com• www.qrstuff.com• www.qrme.co.uk• www.goqr.me• www.qrcodemaker.co.uk• www.qurify.com
Some QR Code Stats• 14 Million mobile phone owners used QR Codes in 2011, which is nearly 6.2 % of the total US mobile phone market• Males use QR Codes more than females. With 60.5% of all users being male and 39.5% of users being female.• The age group which uses QR Codes the most are 18-34 year olds who hold a 53.4% of share of all mobile users
QR Code Stats• The 2nd largest group of QR code users are the 35-44 year old’s who hold a 19.6% share• And in 3rd position are the 45-54 year olds who hold a 12.4% share.• The most common location when a user scans a QR code, is the home with 57.4% of all users being at home when they use a QR code• The 2nd most common place of QR Code usage is the workplace, with a 22.6% share.• And in 3rd spot for the location of most common QR code usage is outside/or on public transport, with a 20% share
QR Code Stats – Where the QR Code Was Located• 49.40 % of all QR Codes scanned came from a printed magazine or newspaper.• In 2nd with 35.30% was QR Codes on product packaging• In 3rd position was QR Codes located on a website• In the 4th spot were QR Codes printed on a poster/flyer/kiosk
QR Code Stats – Mobile Phone & Country Data• 28.29% of all QR Code scans were made using a Apple iPhone.• 24.92% of all QR Code scans were made with a Google Android Phone.• A whopping 56.74% of all QR Codes in the world were made in the United States.• The 2nd most common country for QR Code scans was Canada, which was far behind with a 8.57% share.• And in 3rd position for worldwide QR Code scans was the United Kingdom, which held a 5.04% share.