Skip navigation
User training | Reference and search service

Library catalog

Retrievo
EDS
b-on
More
resources
Content aggregators
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

acessibilidade

http://hdl.handle.net/10071/13139
acessibilidade
Title: How does the web game design influence the behavior of e-banking users?
Authors: Rodrigues, L. F.
Costa, C.
Oliveira, A.
Keywords: E-banking
Gamification
Web design
Software development
Technology acceptance
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Pergamon/Elsevier
Abstract: Gamification has a clear influence on software design, development and plays an important role in the motivation and intention of users to use a website and buy online. Nevertheless, in the case of e-banking, the influence of gamification in software design and on the user's intention to use are still very unclear. We intend to verify how game design elements and mechanics combined in the design of a bank website, influence the intention of customers to use e-banking. To explore and analyze the effects of gamification on a bank website, we propose a conceptual model considering the interaction between six variables: gamification, ease of use, information, design, web page characteristics, and intention to use the website. To test this model we develop a quantitative study involving 219 bank customers as participants who interacted with a gamified e-banking website to manage their financial investments. Participants then responded to an online questionnaire (including items related to the main variables), in order to measure their reactions to gamified software and their intentions. All data were statistically analyzed and results indicate that gamification has a significant influence on the ease of use and the intention to use ebanking, as well as on the web design, information, and webpage characteristics. We find that gamification may motivate customers to use e-banking, and that it improves their financial literacy and facilitates online processes and transactions. This study provides insightful guidelines for web design, development and e-banking contents that can be taken into account by marketing, IT, and business teams working in electronic banks.
Peer reviewed: yes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10071/13139
DOI: 10.1016/j.chb.2017.04.034
ISSN: 0747-5632
Ciência-IUL: https://ciencia.iscte-iul.pt/id/ci-pub-37250
Accession number: WOS:000403864100018
Appears in Collections:ISTAR-RI - Artigos em revistas científicas internacionais com arbitragem científica

Files in This Item:
acessibilidade
File Description SizeFormat 
1-s2.0-S0747563217302765-main.pdfVersão Editora679.21 kBAdobe PDFView/Open    Request a copy


FacebookTwitterDeliciousLinkedInDiggGoogle BookmarksMySpace
Formato BibTex MendeleyEndnote Currículo DeGóis 

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.