QR codes are very flexible that you could use it to direct scanners to any URL, video, photo or any content you want. Also QR codes make things very convenient for you; in one scan you could get a ton of information with just one small QR code.
Why not use QR codes to document your storage boxes?
We all have gone through the trouble of putting old stuff such as clothes, stamp collections, curtains, houseware and even old Christmas decorations into boxes and then hauling them up the attic. Even with labels written on these boxes, it becomes really difficult to remember which boxes hold the things we want. We spend so much time and energy trying to locate the right box where we have put old pictures of some far away vacations.
QR codes can help you with this storage problem. Just take a photo of what’s inside a box and then create a QR code for that photo. The next time you go up the attic, you can just use your smartphone to scan the QR code and see what’s inside a box without opening it.
If you do not like photos, you can put together a list of things inside the box and then place that list behind a QR code.
If you are storing photographs, you can create an online slideshow of these photographs and put that slideshow behind a QR code. This way, if you are looking for old pictures, you can just scan the QR code and view the slideshow. If you find the photograph in the slide show, that’s when you open the box.
The same thing goes for clothes. Instead of opening boxes and boxes of old clothes, you can just scan the QR codes and see pictures of the clothes inside.
QR codes can certainly make things very convenient for you. On top of making it easy to document the things inside your storage boxes, you could also preview the things you have inside. What’s more, it is very easy to put up the codes. You just create the codes, test it and print it on stickers and stick them outside the boxes!
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
- Nothing Fishy About The Fish
- QR Codes Popping Up At Rotary Botanical Garden in Janesville
- Carrier Saia Applies QR Codes for Speedy Maintenance and Inspection
- Wildwood Aviation Museum Offers New QR Code Tour Guides
- QR Codes Offer One Way of Ordering at Cashless Sandwich Joint
- China’s ZTE Introduces Touch and Share Technology
- Idea: Self Service with QR Codes
- Lake County Forest Preserve District's Mobile Map
- QR Code, Facebook And Mums
- QR Codes Vs. Tags
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.