Free QR Code Generator Isn’t Just Black and White

This is going to save a lot of time for creative mobile marketers. There’s a creative, free QR Code generator at www.rasoftwarefactory.com/qr-generator (not a mobile link). It offers a range of designs for different background colors and textures, rotation, rounded corners and more. The simple, intuitive interface allows users to select either a URL (website), […] Read more »

Is it the Year of Mobile Yet?

Like most marketers, I’ve been watching the mobile industry for the past few years, waiting for it to gain traction as a marketing discipline. This week my patience led me to Mobile University 101 in Chicago; a one-day dive into the basics of mobile and its potential for marketing. The question on the minds of […] Read more »

dotMobi Introduces Chinese IDNs

DUBLIN and WASHINGTON – Oct.13, 2009 – dotMobi, the company behind the .mobi top-level Internet domain, today announced the availability of its one-of-a-kind mobile keyword and .mobi domain bundle for Chinese brands and businesses, offered in partnership with China-based mobile keyword vendor Huarui. Currently, more than 50% of China’s 1.3 billion citizens are estimated to […] Read more »

Budweiser/Bud Light’s Superbowl Mobile Marketing Campaign

This blog post is part of Carnival of the Mobilists (Computer Link), the weekly roundup of the top mobile bloggers’ stories on the internet. Budweiser and Bud Light beer for years have hosted their own “big game” in the big-ticket arena of superbowl ads. Dubbed “bud bowl,” the advertisments show a football game where Budweiser […] Read more »

Free iPhone WiFi at Starbucks

Here’s something exciting for iPhone users: Free WiFi at participating Starbucks with AT&T hotspots. According to Kevin Shawver at the Starbucks Blog (computer link) (transcoded mobile link), here’s how to get started: Activate Wi-Fi from the settings icon on your iPhone Select “attwifi” from the list of available networks Enter your 10-digit mobile number and […] Read more »