Every business venture hopes to make profits and gain popularity in the market. Several methods and mechanisms have been used to lure customers to consume a given product. Participation is a method being utilized by institutions, businesses and other organizations in a bid to boost their productivity and support inter-personal sharing. The participatory culture has been in existence for a long time in different cultures and social groups across the world. In this reflective essay, a focus will be made on the impact of this participatory culture in the production and consumption of goods and services in the market. By reflecting on my game application, I will be able to identify the areas of improvement that will boost the culture of participation in a bid to improve user experience and lure more people to use the application.