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Tag Takes Actors Back Stage

Rachel Tamigniaux - Wednesday, Jul 06, 2011 at 3:30 PMThe magazine, Back Stage has put Microsoft Tag to good use in their latest issue creating a more interactive, digital element to their print media. 

Three Tips For Customizing Your Tag

Patrick Donnelly - Tuesday, Jul 05, 2011 at 6:44 PMGet in-depth design tips when creating Custom Tags from Patrick Donnelly

Xerox Uses Tag To Show Off

Rachel Tamigniaux - Tuesday, Jul 05, 2011 at 6:36 PMTake a look at what Xerox has dreamt up with the help of Microsoft Tag.  They have created a printer that is capable of so much more than just your everyday printing projects.

Kiss Your Wallet Goodbye and More News

Keith Caswell - Friday, Jul 01, 2011 at 10:00 AMIn this week’s mobile news roundup, mobile payments might be killing your wallet (literally), your credit card becomes a lot more photogenic, and mobile commerce is on the rise.

Port Townsend Uses Tag, Finalist in 2011 This Place Matters Community Challenge

Treena Colby - Friday, Jul 01, 2011 at 7:00 AMPort Townsend, WA used Tag on their historic landmarks and was selected as one of 100 finalists in this 2011 This Place Matters Community Challenge.

Tag Your Coffee Shop's Loyalty Program

Holly Richmond - Thursday, Jun 30, 2011 at 11:42 AMScanning a Tag at the cash register could be an easy, paperless way for customers to track how many drinks they have left until that free one.

Why You Should Use Tags More Than Once

Holly Richmond - Thursday, Jun 30, 2011 at 10:38 AMAs Roger Marquis writes, "With most any other form of marketing, don't we as marketers test, refine, test, refine...until the tactic or strategy delivers the desired results? Why not do the same with 2D technology?"

The One Thing Your Tag Strategy Needs

Jason Falls - Wednesday, Jun 29, 2011 at 12:11 PMDon't send them to your website. Don't send them to your Facebook page. Send them to the next step in something awesome.

Tags Demonstrate 4th of July Fireworks

Rachel Tamigniaux - Wednesday, Jun 29, 2011 at 10:32 AMStateLine Fireworks, the Tri-State Area’s largest fireworks dealer since 1982, has created what they’re calling the Microsoft Tag Experience.

How Can Tags Help You Stay Healthy?

Holly Richmond - Tuesday, Jun 28, 2011 at 11:58 AMGyms could use Tags in lieu of an old clipboard and a sign-in sheet for a faster way for people to check in. They could even tie in mobile coupons and special promotions, like getting a free protein drink if you work out every day for a week.

Design Tips: Creating Custom Tags

Patrick Donnelly - Tuesday, Jun 28, 2011 at 11:00 AMEach week, Donnelly will explain some ways to customize your Tags. Today’s tips show a simple way to add branding elements or photos to your Tags.

Slideshow: Barcodes in Unusual Places

Keith Caswell - Monday, Jun 27, 2011 at 4:40 PMCheck out our slideshow of uniquely placed 2D barcodes like Microsoft Tag by clicking on each thumbnail below, and let us know what you think in the comments!

Loudbytes Integrates Digital and Retail

Holly Richmond - Monday, Jun 27, 2011 at 11:00 AMDigital music distribution company loudbytes just announced a new service, "Crazy Funnel," that works through point of sale systems, enabling retailers to sell digital music in stores.

Rest Stop Tags Make Car Travel More Fun

Holly Richmond - Friday, Jun 24, 2011 at 11:00 AMAlthough we aren't recommending you scan Tags while driving, adding them to rest area signage can provide a welcome distraction and maybe even postpone cries of "Are we there yet?"

Using Barcodes to Fight Crime and More

Keith Caswell - Friday, Jun 24, 2011 at 10:45 AMBarcodes become a new tool for the police, mobile use is outpacing web surfing, and artsy barcodes get some attention.

Ford: Why Print When You Can Tag?

Treena Colby - Thursday, Jun 23, 2011 at 10:26 AMFord Motor Company used Microsoft Tag in their customer-focused Spring 2011 “My Ford Magazine,” which is distributed three times a year and reaches 1.1 million readers.

Coke Tags 1.7 Million Cups

Holly Richmond - Thursday, Jun 23, 2011 at 10:16 AMIt's vacation season, and Coca-Cola has partnered with airport food-service company HMSHost to launch a summer travel sweepstakes complete with Tags.

Why Hearst Tagged 7 Top Magazines

Rachel Tamigniaux - Wednesday, Jun 22, 2011 at 4:18 PMMagazine publisher Hearst is currently using Microsoft Tag in seven of their most popular magazines, as part of an ad to promote Loreal’s “Women of Worth” campaign.

Mobile Tagging for Moms

Holly Richmond - Wednesday, Jun 22, 2011 at 4:12 PMLast year, smartphone ownership and mobile Internet usage among moms increased 60 percent. What are businesses doing to take advantage of this smartphone-savvy demographic?

Johnson & Johnson Tags Recycling Program

Holly Richmond - Tuesday, Jun 21, 2011 at 4:05 PM"Wipe Out Waste" is the aptly titled new initiative in which Johnson & Johnson invites British moms, dads, and diaper-changers to mail in empty baby wipe packages.
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