Gamification strikes again

Oooh, this time it’s “quests”! Though I do have to say as an avid listmaker (and crosser-offer), there is something that will always appeal to me about seeing the strikethrough, and with a bonus “complete!” following it.

Am I being gamified?

Don’t you hate it when you’re being played? First they gave me a badge and a “Senior” title, then they dangled another badge carrot and now the “thank you” email and the stats. Oh the stats! Tripadvisor really knows how to get you good. 1,321 read…