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Does QR stand for Quasi-Ridiculous? (an analysis)

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In fact, the QR code itself is substantially larger than the logo of the company (Crowne Plaza Hotels). If you want to run an expensive national print ad campaign to make sure people think your hotel is all post-modern and zeitgeisty , then I guess this qualifies as killer graphic design. But that’s when SMS was still cool. Design. Relevance. Whaaa? Ease-of-Use. like QR.

Top 10 Apps for Windows Phones

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Already included as standard on LG’s Windows phones, this is an augmented reality app that displays directions to nearby restaurants, hotels, banks and the like on your phone screen as you hold up your camera. Input your details once, then send them quickly and easily via SMS or email to new contacts. Lyrics by MusixMatch. Price: Free. Download Lyrics by musiXmatch. 2.

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10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

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It’s an aggregation of airline and hotel feeds that then get aggregated to create content. According to recent survey about 90% US people read sms and this shows how people interested in mobile. Sending sms through shared short code or own brand short code to customer helps to reach your products to customer. Pure creation is demanding. Why bother? Tons of reasons.

Redesigning Your Blog to Drive Reader Behavior

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When I have the luxury of not being interrupted by phone or email or DMs or SMS, I write. this week: Vanessa Sain-Dieguez, head of social for Hilton Hotels). Soon, you’ll be seeing an all-new version of Convince & Convert. It’s undergoing a full makeover , led by the amazing Rafal Tomal from Copyblogger Media. The Case for Redesign. Why bother? It’s symbiosis.