The 10 Commandments of QR Codes

Chances are…

  • You’ve heard of QR codes
  • You’d recognize a QR code if you saw one
  • You’re not sure what to do after spotting a QR code

In this post I’ll demystify what those silly little QR codes are and how to use them. This is a must-read if you intend to do any QR code marketing. It might just save you from ending up on this embarassing list of QR code fails.

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Mobile First – It’s a Philosophy!

Ryan Blais - Social Media Presentation

Mobile First – It’s a Philosophy!

General, Marketing, Mobile, Opinion, Web Design

Think Mobile-First For the Best Results

This article was originally published in the March 2013 edition of Ask The ExpertsWe’ve also included a video presentation Ryan gave at a recent Digital Technology Forum.

If you’re like most business owners, you already understand the importance of having a website. You know that it’s required, and you’ve decided to move forward with getting one built. That’s great. But have you considered the implications of the “new web”? In the last 3-5 years, there have been some fundamental changes to the web thanks to smartphones and the rise of social media. What are these changes, and how do they affect your website needs and strategy?

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Smart Businesses Connect with People on the Go

If you’re an entrepreneur, you likely understand that to be successful and competitive in the marketplace, customer service needs to reach people “right here, right now.” People expect information in real time—with the click of a link or a touch on the screen. And they want it while they are waiting at their doctor’s office, walking down the street, or relaxing in their easy chair.

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