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Using Open Experience Design and Social Networking to Stamp Out Dark UX

Posted by Marc Miquel |20 Jul 15 |

July 20, 2015

Dark Patterns are a problem online with deceitful interfaces becoming more prevalent in webpages, software installation processes, and mobile apps. I’m not crying conspiracy, but I’m sure there are companies using analytics tools to discover ways to fool or mislead visitors in order to increase their revenue, giving rise to dark UX.

From the perspective of individual responsibility, it’s up to everyone to be savvier in recognizing manipulative interfaces—to acquire design awareness. By studying…read more
By Marc Miquel