24 Jul '12, 12am

[INFOGRAPHIC] @engineyard shares how #gamification is becoming the new normal #PaaS

How Gamification is Becoming the New Normal Unless you’re living under a rock, you’ve probably heard the term gamification . In meetings, articles, and even casual conversation, people are abuzz about the way gamification--the integration of game mechanics into apps, websites and even cars —increases engagement, builds community, and drives business. But is gamification just a fad? Hardly. In fact, according to a recent Pew Internet survey, in the future, gamification will become such a part of our lives that we will be gaming without even knowing it! Perhaps that’s why Gartner predicts that by 2016, 70% of Fortune 2000 companies will have at least one gamified application. Check out the infographic below to learn more about the growth predictions for gamification—including tips on how to gamify your application .

Full article: http://www.engineyard.com/infographics/gamification

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