How to Receive a Digital Business Card

Follow this step-by-step guide to learn how to view and save a HiHello digital business card to your phone.

With HiHello, receiving a digital business card is quick and seamless. If someone gives you their digital business card, you can easily save the card without having to download the app.


Follow this step-by-step guide to learn how to view and save a HiHello digital business card:

1. Open your Camera app.

Open your Camera app


2. Point your camera at a HiHello QR code and tap the notification that appears at the top of your screen.

Example of a phone scanning another phone's HiHello QR code


3. Tap Save Contact.

A HiHello digital business card with a button that says "Save Contact"


Great job—you're halfway there! Now it’s time to save the card to your phone. You have two options:


1) Email or text the card to yourself

2) Add the card to your phone’s address book


Text or email a digital business card to yourself


Enter in your name and email or phone number, and tap Send.

A HiHello digital business card that shows you two saving options: email or text the card to yourself.


(Optional) To share your contact information in return, fill out the information you’d like your new contact to have and tap Share.

A HiHello digital business card that let's you send your information back to your new contact.


(Optional) Join HiHello to make your own free digital business card! 

Download HiHello to make your own digital business cards.



Add the digital business card to your contacts*

Tap Add to Contacts.

A HiHello digital business card that you can save by adding it to your contacts


Scroll down and tap Create New Contact.

To save a card to your iPhone, tap create new contact

Tap Done.

To save a digital business card to your iPhone, tap Done


Remember, you don’t have to have the HiHello app to save someone’s card. However, if you’re ready to make an electronic business then you can download the app for free on iOS, Android, and the web.



Did you find this article helpful? Let us know, or email us at feedback@hihello.me.

*Please note that this experience may vary slightly on Android.

This article includes modifications and was originally published on September 8, 2020.

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