The Many Uses of Gamification in Web Design

I always hated icebreaker games. I still do. They force you into uncomfortable situations with strangers. That’s gamification. The gamification of meetings. But gamification isn’t always social. The term applies to anything in life you craft into a game. Even something as simple as children singing the “cleanup” song while putting toys away is gamification. And it’s effective in learning and incentivizing. In fact, learners will remember 90% of their training if they do a job themselves or participate in a simulation. But what does this have to do with Attract.Click – Web Design? It’s simple. We can use the gamification of a website to compel people to do things we want them to. Here are some awesome examples. 1. Site Scavenger Hunt Programmers used to include Easter eggs in their video games as defacto signatures. Today you can find easter eggs in all sorts of media. The most famous […]

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Gamify Your Life and Become Massively Successful

The best way to achieve big goals is to reward yourself for progress each step of the way. March 25, 2019 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Gamification is turning a task into a game in order to motivate yourself to do it. The beauty of gamification is that the difficulty of a task (or how dreary it may seem) can be offset if you feel rewarded for completing it. Gamification works because it creates a feeling of being rewarded each time we complete a task — however small it may be. It makes our progress feel tangible, and this spurs us to keep pushing. Whether you realize it or not, you’re probably already using some form of gamification in your life. Let’s take a closer look at how gamification works and how you can use it to boost productivity, set and accomplish big goals […]

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