What can designers do with this pattern?
Not found in the wild yet.
Input or output?
How do users control the algorithm?
Blacklisting an item gives the recommender feedback about your dislikes. It also directly prevents the algorithm from delivering particular output.
How do users understand the control?
Users may not have accurate ideas about the scope of the feedback they give through a blacklist action (e.g. single item or a whole categorie of content)
Some examples of use
Please let us know if you have a related reference with the scientific research.
Comments & Talks
React on this algoritmic affordance and get in touch with the publisher over this algoritmic affordance Koen van Turnhout.