3 chilling UX dark patterns businesses need to kill right now | Be Good To Your Users Blog

In the spirit of Halloween I've decided to focus attention onto something I find chilling and spine-tingling...dark patterns. Sounds ominous and sinister, doesn't it? Well, that's because they are. Dark patterns are user interfaces that are designed to trick users into doing things, such as signing up for recurring bills or receiving marketing material, and are what I consider to be villains of the UX world.

James Zhou

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