Qr codes best practices

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Find out what libraries are doing with QR codes and best practices to get the most from them. Presented at Computers in Libraries, cybertours

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Qr codes best practices

  1. 1. QR Codes & Libraries:Best Practices Krista GodfreyMemorial University of Newfoundland kgodfrey@mun.ca
  2. 2. What to expect• What’s it all about?• What’s being done?• How can I do it?• Issues & Advantages• Best Practices http://bit.ly/xtUX9c
  3. 3. QR codes2D Barcode “Open Source” Cheap Text Easy New hyperlinks URLS Phone numbers
  4. 4. How it works
  5. 5. How it works
  6. 6. How it works
  7. 7. http://bit.ly/x02j0rQR Code readers * QuickMark * Paperlinks * BeeTag * NeoReader
  8. 8. http://bit.ly/xR5B8GQR Codes in thewild
  9. 9. http://bit.ly/y2RKcw
  10. 10. http://bit.ly/wnHdsN
  11. 11. http://bit.ly/yxRLX7QR codes inlibraries
  12. 12. http://bit.ly/wfTaUC
  13. 13. http://bit.ly/zDPZix http://bit.ly/zDPZix http://bit.ly/wlU3LJ
  14. 14. http://bit.ly/xgwEd5
  15. 15. http://bit.ly/yJfJ2z
  16. 16. http://bit.ly/wovHTUCreating QR codes GENERATORS: * Kaywa * Delivr * GoQR * Kerem Erkam
  17. 17. QR Generators Kaywa goo.gl GoQR Delivr
  18. 18. http://bit.ly/wuZj9jStatistics * bit.ly * goo.gl
  19. 19. QR Alternatives SnapTag Microsoft Tag
  20. 20. QR Alternatives SnapTag Microsoft Tag
  21. 21. http://bit.ly/wYxh9nIssues andadvantages
  22. 22. http://bit.ly/xdKLXRACCESSIBILITY - Visually and mobility impaired - Digital Divide - Wifi
  23. 23. Digital dividehttp://bit.ly/xmIhOL
  24. 24. connectivity * Data costs money * Does wifi require authentication?http://bit.ly/yLATsb
  25. 25. Securityhttp://bit.ly/yVrNsG
  26. 26. Who’s your audience? Are they using QR codes?http://bit.ly/Aedq37
  27. 27. http://bit.ly/wwbC1l
  28. 28. http://bit.ly/ycH4Z4
  29. 29. http://bit.ly/ycH4Z4
  30. 30. http://bit.ly/xIzWCg
  31. 31. http://bit.ly/xIzWCg
  32. 32. Some Guiding principleshttp://bit.ly/yZl7sZ
  33. 33. http://bit.ly/xCc3pmget outside thelibrary
  34. 34. Link to Mobile siteshttp://bit.ly/xycXFF
  35. 35. Size mattershttp://bit.ly/Aj3rVd
  36. 36. http://bit.ly/zJZSGElocation, location,location
  37. 37. http://bit.ly/zeXI5zDon’t over do it
  38. 38. http://bit.ly/ziOhiKAdd Value
  39. 39. http://bit.ly/x4A909Save Time
  40. 40. Avoid ending uphere
  41. 41. Questions? kgodfrey@mun.ca twitter: weelibrarian about.me/weelibrarianhttp://bit.ly/wBRLuK

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