The Octalysis Framework for Gamification & Behavioral Design

This post is a high-level introduction to Octalysis, the Gamification Framework I created after more than 17 years of Gamification research and and Behavioral Design study. Within a year of publication, Octalysis was organically translated into 16 languages and became required literature in Gamification instruction worldwide. What is Gamification? Gamification is design that places the … Continue reading The Octalysis Framework for Gamification & Behavioral Design

White Hat vs Black Hat Gamification in the Octalysis Framework

. White Hat vs Black Hat Motivation in Gamification (Below is a snippet of Gamification Book: Actionable Gamification – Beyond Points, Badges, and Leaderboards. Please subscribe to the mailing list on the right to order the book when it launches. This post may be moved into a Premium Area after a certain period of time). In … Continue reading White Hat vs Black Hat Gamification in the Octalysis Framework

How to Reach Flow within the Octalysis Framework, Part 1 of 3

Let’s put the Octalysis Framework in the context of Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi’s Flow Theory. What follows is a rough transcription of the above video. Yu-kai speaks quickly, so fast that even artificial intelligence can’t always keep up! Hello Octalysis Primers, today we’re going to talk about another psychological fundamentals video. The Flow Theory. So, as we … Continue reading How to Reach Flow within the Octalysis Framework, Part 1 of 3

Limited Sales Week: Order Team Octalysis Jerseys and the Octalysis Framework Pillow

Limited Sales Week (Ends Sep 27): Order Team Octalysis Jerseys and the Octalysis Framework Pillow Ever since I posted the picture of me wearing our Team Octalysis Jerseys, people have been asking me how they could get one for themselves. Even though this was meant for our own team members, we received so many requests … Continue reading Limited Sales Week: Order Team Octalysis Jerseys and the Octalysis Framework Pillow

Beginner’s Guide to Gamification (4 of 90): The Octalysis Framework

*New to Gamification? Check out my post What is Gamification & the Gamification Framework: Octalysis* Click here to see all videos in this Series   Gamification Notes: This is the 4th Episode out of 90 on Gamification, and it introduces my core framework: Octalysis. For those who are following my work, you’ll see a lot of repeat information, but … Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Gamification (4 of 90): The Octalysis Framework

Learn from an Octalysis Prime Member who made $33M

Ramping up Partnerships for Joint Success on our Earth Server In the content in my upcoming second book: 10,000 Hours of Play (10K HP), I divide life’s journey into 6 Actionable Steps to level up and live a fulfilling life. (My first book Actionable Gamification sold over 100K copies) Within 10K HP, Steps 5 is to … Continue reading Learn from an Octalysis Prime Member who made $33M

How to Gamify an Online Course with Octalysis

It might go without saying, but if you’re an educator, thought leader, expert, consultant, coach, or business owner who wants to make an impact and grow your business, then your number one job is to get your ideas out into the world as effectively as possible. After all, it’s only once your ideas are out … Continue reading How to Gamify an Online Course with Octalysis