Is Your New Website Layout Killing Your Engagement?

Do horizontal website layouts work better? Article looks at heat map and scroll data, plus the psychology and science of web design.

By |October 13th, 2015|

How To Write Headlines That Surprise The Brain

You can write headlines that grab the brain's attention by changing an expected word to an unexpected word. This tequila ad is a great example.

By |September 22nd, 2015|

The Ultimate Laptop Bag: My Quest For Perfection

In this article, I obsess about my hunt for the perfect laptop bag, with a little "paradox of choice" psychology thrown in.

By |September 3rd, 2015|

7 Ways to Engage Your Customer’s Reptilian Brain

Learn how to make your value proposition appeal to your customer's reptilian brain and engage your audience, complete with examples.

By |August 26th, 2015|

Persuasive Product Psychology Panel at SXSW 2016

The SXSW Panelpicker is open, and our entry this year is Hook ’em: The Psychology of Persuasive Products – SXSW 2016.

By |August 11th, 2015|

Eyes Are The Door to Trust. Attractiveness, Too.

Eyes convey trust and attractiveness. With a few adjustments to your photos you can boost both of these characteristics.

By |August 5th, 2015|

Brainfluence in Hungarian

Invicta Books has released a Hungarian translation of Brainfluence, the eighth translation from the original English.

By |August 3rd, 2015|

How the TMI Effect Cuts Your Sales, and 4 Ways to Avoid It

Split testing shows too much product information can actually reduce sales - here are four ways to avoid the TMI Effect.

By |July 30th, 2015|

How To Use Positive Framing to Persuade and Sell

Both apes and humans prefer positive framing. Learn how to use that innate bias to sell more effectively.

By |July 23rd, 2015|

Get Smarter Instantly With This Fishy Technique

Can inhaling a few times make you far more likely to spot erroneous statements? A new study says "yes."

By |July 15th, 2015|