20 Entertaining Uses of ChatGPT You Never Knew Were Possible

Mark Schaefer
12 min readDec 12, 2022
Uses of ChatGPT image courtesy Frank Prendergast

Our RISE community has been on fire, exploring the breathtaking possibilities of ChatGPT. The uses of ChatGPT are simply endless and intoxicating

It’s still early days. Companies are trying to figure out the legal and ethical implications of a content world suddenly turned on its head by artificial intelligence. And yet … applying powerful AI to everyday tasks is awesome.

So I challenged my RISE community friends … let’s have some fun and come up with some non-obvious uses and share them with the world.

Here we go.

1. Write a Twitter thread

Jim MacLeod asked ChatGPT to create a Twitter thread for him on the subject of design.

2. Write a novel

Giuseppe Fratoni wants to write a novel.

“Wow, this thing is unbelievable! I’m speechless. I literally asked the first thing I could think of, combining three of my passions: writing, mystery novels, and jazz.

“The request was: “Develop a plot for a mystery novel where a disillusioned homicide detective…



Mark Schaefer

Keynote speaker, marketing strategy consultant, Rutgers U faculty and author of 10 books including KNOWN, Marketing Rebellion, and Belonging to the Brand!