Let’s look at Gamification Examples in Software Technology
Let’s take a look at 6 great gamification examples and how they engage us!
1. Gamified Onboarding: Salesforce Trailhead
Salesforce is an amazing sales software, but there’s a learning curve. In order to motivate people to learn how to use it so their companies can sell successfully, they’ve created Trailhead.
Essentially, Trailhead is a bunch of courses that users can take, but gamification is what makes a big difference.
How does Salesforce use gamification?
The first thing are all the camping and hiking motifs they use. The users feel like they’re actually going on an adventure by progressing on the trail (the course) with the help of characters guiding them.
The copy follows suit, as well, with examples straight out of video games such as: “Blaze Your Trail” and “Choose Your Adventure.” There are over 450 badges users can get by progressing through the courses, numerous quizzes they can take, and the best part is: they can share their badges on LinkedIn.
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