Inspiration: Progress Bars
A simple way to help people track their status/progress in a mission is with a progress bar. For example, the user has completed 2 out of 3 steps in a mission. In the report about that mission, we could quantify their progress as I did above, with percentages (i.e. 66.66666…%) or with a simpler graphic like this one: I will prototype this inspiration in more detail later after I work on...
Project status: Agents App
I’m in the beginning stages of a pet project I’m dubbing the Agents App. This web-based app would be a service that 1) receives solutions to puzzles—via email, text, mobile, and a local form—2) immediately responds with a prompt to the next step of the puzzle and/or a reward based on a points system, and 3) sends out and provides that user’s unique score and status based on the...
Breaking the warranty seal
Hey everybody! I’m starting this Tumblr to keep up with my projects and discuss all things dev. I’ll catch everybody up on my latest project to create a web app-based alternate reality game (ARG) with a simple Posterious-like sign-up. The idea there is to allow for several points of entry into this spy world-type game. Stay Tuned!