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Illusive Design Pattern
Polarization though the use of filter bubbles and categorization for status.
- Grouping users by verified and non-verified causing suspicion.
- News products presenting biased news without disclaimers of affiliations.
- Fundamental Attribution Error
- Confirmation Bias
- Perception Bias
- Conformity Bias
- Illusory Truth Effect
- Status Play: Avoid manipulating emotions by creating urgency through envy, conformity, elitism and money.
- Comparison: Avoid comparison between the user and elites, especially with female users.
- Exclusion: Avoid alienating users through FOMO and polarization.
- Values & Boundaries: Guard the user's self esteem and identity.
- Polarization: Seeing things in extreme, absolute terms without considering the middle ground.
- Overgeneralization: Drawing broad conclusions based on a single event or a few isolated incidents.
- Jumping to Conclusions: Making assumptions about situations or people without sufficient evidence.
- Emotional Reasoning: Believing that your emotions reflect reality.
- Labeling: Avoiding negative labeling based on specific behaviors or making sweeping character judgments from isolated incidents is essential.
- Always Being Right: Insisting on being right in every situation and refusing to consider alternative viewpoints.
- Fallacy of Fairness: The belief that life should always be fair, just, or equitable, and that any instance of perceived unfairness is intolerable.
- Disclaimer: Display risks of biases and distortions for illusive interactions that are unavoidable.
- Chronic Stress: Avoid repetitive stimulation using outrage.
- Chronic Anxiety: Avoid the state of uncertainty and provide reassurance.
Don Norman Principles
Jakob Nielson Principles