ARTICLES 📰 This week, three articles by Built In, an online community for startups and tech companies. They have some great content, so sign up if you have a minute (or open articles in incognito).
🎲 Gamification is easy. Just toss in some points, rankings, rewards, a few sparkly unicorn graphics, and presto — engaged users, right? Not so fast. If you don’t understand the underlying psychology, it could easily backfire.
MICROCOPY BITE 💬 We love Airtable, but it’s a complex product. Luckily, great microcopy makes it easy to use. For example, this message appears when you press the down arrow when in a table’s bottom row.
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