How To Make A Qr Code In Figma

QR codes, those convenient black and white squares that can be scanned with a phone, are an essential aspect of our highly advanced society. They offer an effortless method for exchanging information, whether it be a website link, contact information, or a special offer. As a Figma user, you may be curious about how to generate a QR code within the design tool. Fortunately, we have you covered! This blog post will walk you through the process of creating a QR code in Figma.

Step 1: Install the QR Code Plugin

The first step is to install a QR code plugin. To do this, navigate to the menu in Figma, click on ‘Plugins’, then ‘Browse all plugins’. Search for ‘QR code’ and click ‘Install’ on the plugin that appears.

Step 2: Generate the QR Code

Now that you have installed the plugin, it’s time to generate your QR code. Go to the menu, select ‘Plugins’, then your newly installed ‘QR code’ plugin. A small window will pop up where you can input the text or URL that you’d like to convert into a QR code. After entering your text, click ‘Generate’.

Step 3: Insert the QR Code into Your Design

After generating your QR code, it should automatically appear on your canvas. Now, you can resize and position the QR code within your design as needed. Remember to keep the QR code clear and unobstructed to ensure that it can be easily scanned.

Creating a QR Code without a Plugin

If you’d prefer not to use a plugin, you can generate a QR code using an online QR code generator, save the image, and then import it into Figma.

Here’s a simple example using

  1. Go to the website and enter your text or URL
  2. Click ‘Create QR Code’
  3. Download the QR code image
  4. In Figma, go to ‘File’ > ‘Import’ > and select the downloaded QR code image

And that’s it! Whether you use a plugin or an online generator, creating a QR code in Figma is a straightforward process. Happy designing!