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Ask HN: Designing addictive products?
2 points by ezal on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | past | favorite | 3 comments
Suggest books, articles, and courses on designing addictive and persuasive products.



Please don't design addictive products. Addictions are only good for the supplier.


Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas [1]

[1] https://www.amazon.com/Addiction-Design-Machine-Gambling-Veg...

edit: also vouching for not designing addictive products


"Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion" - general persuasion psychology

"Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products" - a framework on how to create addictive tech




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