Believe it or not, Halloween is ALREADY merely some days away and while parents are cracking their heads trying to come up with a Halloween costume for their kids, here are some ways you can have some fun with QR Codes during this festive season. And no, you do not have to be a child or a teen in order to celebrate Halloween. Anyway, here they are.
One, you can carve a pumpkin out with a QR Code. Create a QR Code with our Code generator over here: http://www.beqrious.com/generator and then print it out. Be careful of the size of the print out because you want it to be visible from afar…especially if the pumpkin in question is large. Cut out the holes on the paper based on the QR Code and then using a marker or a pen, trace the outline of the holes onto the pumpkin. With that, you use a carving knife and carve out the pumpkin. There you have it – your very own QR Code pumpkin.
It all depends on what you want the QR Code to contain; it could be a text like ‘Trick or treat? Boo!’ or it would be a link to a Halloween video you made and have uploaded onto YouTube. If you’re an artist with a lot of Halloween pictures, create a QR Code link to your portfolio and show it off; if that is not the case, just create a QR Code that leads to your Facebook profile, then. Whatever floats your boat.
Or you could go with a Halloween witch hat with a QR Code. There are many variations to this…it could be a Halloween hat, t-shirt, costume or a tattoo! Make it fun. And when others ask you what that square thing is, keep the suspense instead of revealing it to them right away. Get them to whip out their Blackberrys or iPhones and show them how they can decode the Halloween QR Code.
We’ll admit that the above ideas require quite a bit of work but there is not much fun to be had for people who are not willing to do more than just color the boxes on a piece of paper. The QR Code can bring the phone user to a website, read a text message or download a video.
Musicians could compose their very own Halloween song and dedicate it to their guests. Video editors can come up with their own version of Halloween music video and share it with others using the QR Code. Artists can upload their artwork onto the internet and link it with the QR Code so that it can be accessed anywhere without the need for a computer.
And who said QR Code was boring?
More articles in this topic
Talk about marketing and you will get differing opinions on what works and what is effective. We have seen a lot of success stories as far as marketing is concerned, and this one is no exception. Martell Noblige Cognac brought together different types of marketing to come up with its latest campaign. The theme for […]Read more
When it comes to the environment, we all have to pitch in. While it is best to minimize the amount of waste we produce, there is still garbage that we have to take care of. One of the best ways to dispose garbage is to segregate it. You can always sell recyclable materials such as […]Read more
Parents of kids with autism have many fears. One of them is losing their kids as they wander off to some place they are not familiar with. QR codes have been helping parents with autistic kids. It is a fact that most kids with autism will wander and get lost with their parents. It happened […]Read more
- Get It On With The Younger Generation With QR Codes
- Pokemon Card QR Code Linking to Adult Site: Real or Hoax?
- How to Make Sure Your Mobile App Succeeds
- QR Code Links To Coke's Music Site
- Restaurant Owners: Top 5 Tips on How to Sell with Your Menu
- Nintendo 3DS Makes Mii Sharing Easy With QR Codes
- Ready-to-use QR Code PHP
- Trending Towards Mobile Marketing
- Green Day Makes Other Bands Go Green
- Sprint's New Introduction A Big Boost To 2D Barcode Market
Google Android news and discussion.
Deliver latest top technology stories and breaking IT news
Near Field Communication (NFC) news, ideas, projects and technologies.
QR Code, Datamatrix and other two dimensional barcode news and analysis.
Tips, advices, how-to's and DIYs for the latest technologies.