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What are QR codes

QR code

QR codes are a type of matrix (2D) barcodes. The big difference with the older linear (1D) barcode is that it can contain hundreds of characters. Perfect for storing links or other digital data.

The QR code technology is freely licensed by DENSO WAVE and in the beginning designed for the Japanese automotive industry. Thanks to the fast readability and easy to recognize design we can nowadays find QR codes everywhere.

If you like to read more about QR codes, visit the Wikipedia page.

 

What we do

We offer a platform that generates an QR code connected to a given URL. After the creation of your QR code you can export it in various formats. This includes an easy to print PDF document. To achieve a good and readable QR code we shorten your URL. This has as a big advantage that your QR code is scanned much faster and can be printed in a smaller scale.

 

How to create an QR code

Simple! You can start creating and sharing your QR code in just two steps:

QR code
Enter website URL

This needs to be a valid URL starting with "http://" or "https://".

Examples:

  • https://www.qrtag.net/
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QR_code
  • https://www.denso-wave.com/en/
QR code
Export QR code

You can export your QR code in three different formats:

  • PDF A print friendly document offering your QR code in three different sizes.
  • SVG A vector oriented image. Perfect for using in print designs with no quality loss.
  • PNG A pixel perfect transparent image. Great for usage in your website or digital application.

Why us?

Three simple reasons why to use QRtag.net

Experience

We have over 10 years of experience with hard linking.

Its Free!

Its 100% free* without ads.

365 Days+

Your link stays for 365 days** alive after last usage.

 

 

* We will try to keep the basic link creations service as free as possible.

** We may change the amount of keeping alive days. This is due to server capacity and user usage behavior.

News

This Alarm App Makes You Take a (Good) Picture to Turn It Off

iOS, Android: I’m pretty sure Alarmy is evil, but perfect, because a good alarm clock should be two-parts irritating, one-part useful. You don’t want to hate your alarm clock whenever it wakes you up each morning, but a great alarm app shouldn’t be very easy to turn off (tempting you to you go back to bed). continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: David Murphy
  • Date: Aug 8-2018 4:00pm

 

How to Send Android Messages From a Web Browser

This month Google finally made it possible for Android users to send text messages from their computer, a feature that iPhone/iMessage users have had for… forever. continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: Emily Price
  • Date: Jul 8-2018 7:27pm

 

How the New Android Messages Actually Compares to iMessage

Google’s messaging options are a mess, and it just rolled out a new tool to muddy the waters even further: Android Messages, but on the web. It gives you access to your Android SMS chats through a web browser, and lets you send and receive messages. So does it make life any easier for those in Google chat purgatory? And does it get Google any closer to catching up with the likes of iMessage and WhatsApp? continue...

  • Source: gizmodo.com
  • Author: David Nield
  • Date: Jul 2-2018 3:45pm

 

How to Add a New LinkedIn Connection Via QR Code

Whenever you meet someone at a networking event that you’d like to chat with again, the question arises: how? continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: Emily Price
  • Date: Jun 30-2018 10:26pm

 

13 Useful New Features Hidden in the iOS 12 Beta

You may have heard that there’s a new version of iOS on the way, bringing with it Group FaceTime and a bunch of other cool stuff. Each iOS update ushers in more new features than Apple can cover in a keynote though, so we took a dive into the first iOS 12 developer preview to see what else is coming down the line. continue...

  • Source: gizmodo.com
  • Author: David Nield
  • Date: Jun 5-2018 5:03pm

 

How to Set Up Two-Factor Authentication For Firefox

Firefox has started rolling out two-factor authentication, and if you use the browser to store any passwords you should enable it now. continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: Emily Price
  • Date: May 27-2018 9:30pm

 

How to Clean up Your Privacy on Snapchat

Snapchat is rolling out a brand-new update that makes it even easier for your friends to find you on its “Snap Map.” Even though you have to opt in for your Bitmoji to appear on the map, this is a great time to review your Snapchat privacy settings (and wave goodbye to the Snap Map, if you aren’t interested). continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: David Murphy
  • Date: Mar 23-2018 5:30pm

 

How to Take Steps Toward a Paperless Office

It’s 2018, you have reams of paper in your home office, a file cabinet with documents at work, and your kid just handed you a new field trip form you’ve got to, for some reason, fax to their teacher. If this doesn’t sound like the paperless future you were promised, you’re right. Luckily, you don’t need much to get a handle on all those PDFs you’ve got (or are about to create). A scanner, a smartphone, and some cloud storage services are all you need to convert the stack of papers on your desk into a paperless wonderland. continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: Patrick Lucas Austin
  • Date: Feb 26-2018 8:30pm

 

How to Buy Bitcoin With Square Cash

Bitcoin’s price may still be on the decline, but that hasn’t stopped some major companies from piling onto the cryptocurrency craze. Last month it was Kodak, and now Square (the mobile payments company created by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey) is jumping on the Bitcoin bandwagon, too. continue...

  • Source: lifehacker.com
  • Author: Jacob Kleinman
  • Date: Feb 1-2018 9:15pm

 

Amazon is experimenting with its own QR code style ‘SmileCodes’

QR code style markers — those lil’ barcode-looking boxes you’ll see on ads from time to time, meant to be scanned with your phone to launch some website or app — have yet to really find their footing in the U.S. But that’s not going to keep Amazon from taking a stab at it. continue...

  • Source: techcrunch.com
  • Date: Jan 30-2018 1:50pm

 

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