Creating a QR code that leads someone to a mobile video is quick and simple to create. QR code videos are free to create with the tools listed in this article. To create a QR code linking to a mobile video is as simple as these easy to follow steps below or watch this how-to video (updated 2017):
Step 1: Upload/Pick your Video for your QR Code
The easiest and most cost effective (meaning free) way to do this is to upload your video to YouTube. This will enable it to work with most phones with QR code readers. Once your video is uploaded,find the URL to your video. You can find this by clicking the share button under video and copying the “http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXXXXX” link (see image below) and saving it for a later step.
Step 2: Create the QR Code Linking To Your YouTube Video
Step 3: Test Your QR Code Link To Your YouTube Video
This step is the easiest. Pickup your mobile phone and open up your favorite QR code reader. Scan your QR code video link that you just created. Your QR code reader should recognize your link to your video and offer to open it up in the YouTube app.
Step 4: Get Your QR Code Out
Now, you are done. Simple isn’t it?
Now we need to get the QR code onto your promotional materials. First, download your QR code from GoQR.me by changing the size to 500px and clicking download. Now you can place this QR code on your business cards, posters, real estate signs, TV commercials, print ads and where ever else you can think of.