Dynamic vCard QR Code Generator
What is Dynamic vCard QR Code and how does it work?
Think of vCard as an electronic business card or a “virtual contact card”. Because of its versatility, a vCard can be converted into a QR Code. With a single scan, all of the contact information in the QR Code can be viewed and saved to a smartphone address book quickly. But did you know that there are two different kinds of vCard QR Codes?
Static vs. Dynamic vCard QR Code
While Static vCard QR Code can be created for free and without any cost, Dynamic vCard QR Code, also known as vCard Plus, requires a running subscription to work. This is because the contents of a Dynamic Code can be replaced or edited at any time, even after they’re generated or printed. This feature is useful, especially when there are changes to your existing phone number, email, or if you’ve moved to a new address but would still like to use the same business cards. To edit the contact information, all you have to do is log in, edit where necessary, hit save, and continue using the already printed business cards.
What information can I store in a Dynamic vCard QR Code?
The information you can store in a Static vCard QR Code is limited to only the basics such as name, phone, and email. With a Dynamic vCard, you can extend the information in the included landing page and add your profile photo, a short bio, social media links, or even get directions to your address on Google Maps!
Why do I need a Dynamic vCard QR Code?
Fast and easy networking
When exchanging or saving contact details manually, the process typically involves opening a contact app on your phone, typing each field one by one (first and last name, multiple phone numbers, email, and address). But with a vCard QR Code, all you have to do is open your camera or QR Code reader app, scan the Code and save all the contact info with a tap.
Improved business card design
You can add a vCard QR Code on your business cards so you can focus on clutter-free design that only displays essential info such as your name, title, and primary contact detail. More detailed info, such as your social media or website links, profile photo, and address, can be accessed with a scan.
If you’re at an event, it’s easy to get carried away with exchanging business cards with potential clients or business partners. When you’re down to your last one, a vCard QR Code could come in handy. All you need to do is show them your “last” business card and scan the QR Code so your contacts can be saved immediately to their phones.
Dynamic vCard QR Code or vCard Plus comes with a handy short URL that allows you to use your vCard however you want. Attach it to email signatures, social media posts, or share the link via WhatsApp.
How to create a Dynamic vCard QR Code?
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To create a Dynamic vCard QR Code, select Create QR Code on the Dashboard and choose vCard Plus.
Then, upload a profile photo, add all the necessary details you’d like to display in the vCard. You can even add a welcome screen and a sharing button to make it easy for others to share your vCard.
Once you’ve added all the info you want, customize the look and feel of the vCard to match your personality or brand colors.
Then, personalize the QR Code so that it complements your business card design.
Finally, download the QR Code and then add it to your business card design. Be sure to do test scans before printing to avoid printing errors.