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The Dark (Patterns) Side of UX Design [pdf] (colingray.me)
77 points by arayh 4 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 2 comments

Well researched independent thesis. Highly recommended reading for anyone practicing UX design. (Learn these evil practices so you can avoid them)

TIL: there is a "dark UX pattern" called "Privacy Zuckering" defined as: "You are tricked into publicly sharing more information about yourself than you really intended to."

Fantastic read. Thank you for the share.

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