“Quick response” or QR codes have been around since the 1990s. They’ve gained popularity since the dawn of the smartphone, but the use of QR codes by businesses has skyrocketed recently in the wake of Covid-19.

During these socially distanced times, businesses like restaurants and retailers are using QR codes to give customers contactless access to important information like menus and service options. For more insights on the potential of this technology, we asked the members of Forbes Business Council for their advice. Below they shared 15 ways to leverage QR codes for your business.

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15. Customer Reviews Streamlining

Many consumers are now reading online reviews for local businesses. QR codes can be used to gently nudge clients or visitors without any human intervention whatsoever to your preferred review platform. The best review platform to direct users to in my opinion would be Google. – Shaz MemonDigimax Dental

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