A web developer by trade, gamification author by passion. I am also a life long gamer, running Yet Another Review Site. Other interests include Martial Arts, Guitar and Graphic Novels.
November 18, 2014
Do we need gamification, why does it actually exist? Gamification has been born out of one core problem, engagement. People wanted new ways to keep potential users of their content engaged over time.
November 13, 2014
I love coming up with new models and frameworks, I find them really handy and hope that when I share them that others do as well. However, I am also a great believer in not reinventing the wheel!
November 11, 2014
Recently I have been trying to write a few games, just for fun, with my daughter. There are a couple of card games and I am trying to make a single player board game.
July 20, 2014
When I first started to describe Game Thinking, I talked about gameful design or game-inspired design. Part of me was always split about what I really meant. These ideas were based on user interface more than anything.
April 09, 2014
One of the most popular uses of enterprise gamification is to create competition. I don’t mean in the form of marketing campaigns, I am talking about internal competitions between employees. Sales leader-boards, fitness competitions, who is best at social etc.