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Dark Patterns: Entrapment Through Our Seven Deadly Sins



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Vicky Weng how purposefully designed interfaces use our innate temptations against us to dupe us into giving money from our pockets. Designers are persuaders. Our field of work requires a strong understanding of the emotions that influence people’s behavior and decision-making. We act on psychological information to design compelling user interactions, and we work hard to control the behaviors of our users by persuading them to perform desired task(s) at hand. We measure the amount of users clicks for the purposes