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How Websites Trick You Into Doing What They Want

Through the use of clever design tactics called "dark patterns," companies can manipulate you into doing something specific on their websites. From making a purchase to subscribing to a newsletter, enrolling in an trial subscription that auto-renews and more, these are all tricks to get you to give up your data, money and time. Here's what you need to know about the practice, how to spot it easily and why regulators are investigating.

How Websites Trick You Into Doing What They Want

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