You open Yelp to find nearby recommendations and see a list of bars.
It’s also why video and social media sites like Netflix, You Tube or Facebookinstead of helping users respect each other’s attention. It’s also in their interest to heighten the feeling of urgency and social reciprocity.When I get tagged by my friend Marc (above), I imagine him making ato tag me.But I don’t see how a company like Facebook orchestrated him doing that in the first place.They play your psychological vulnerabilities (consciously and unconsciously) against you in the race to grab your attention. Western Culture is built around ideals of individual choice and freedom.Millions of us fiercely defend our right to make “free” choices, while we ignore how we’re manipulated upstream by limited menus we didn’t choose. They give people the illusion of free choice while architecting the menu so that they win, no matter what you choose. When people are given a menu of choices, they rarely ask: For example, imagine you’re out with friends on a Tuesday night and want to keep the conversation going.