The UX of are you STUPID?

The UX of dark patterns
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By any means necessary

Dark patterns

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You select something for $120, click add to basket and suddenly you’re paying $150 instead.

Sneak into basket

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Typical domain name providers add a lot of extra stuff you never requested.
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You found a nice deal, and you’re ready to book and then…

Fear of Missing Out

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419 other people are reading this article right now!

Confirmshaming

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Will you use the app, or are you lame?
Confirmshaming example in UX design
Oh, so you’re not a pro?

Oh, so you’re not a pro… Sorry to hear that!

Conclusion

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You check to NOT get spam email… That is just mean.

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