In the advanced library of draw.io, there are 4 auto-layout containers at the end of the library. There are vertical/horizontal tree/flow layout. When you connect shapes within these containers they are automatically laid out. Ideal if you want to create a quick org chart. Vertical tree layout container animation
It is now much easier to add shapes and manipulate tree diagrams in draw.io. You can quickly build mindmaps, organization charts and mindmaps with special keyboard shortcuts and other useful features.
Ahhh multitasking, the sometime red-headed step-child of productivity and efficiency. There are many die-hard fans of being able to juggle multiple tasks at once, but some say, multitasking is the ultimate productivity killer. We're not here to give you life advice, just tips on diagramming so naturally at draw.io we have a way to [...]
Flowcharts, process diagrams, workflows, activity diagrams: No matter what they are called, they all visualize the steps, decisions and sometimes the interactions needed to get something done. There are many different types of flowcharts, and you can create them all using draw.io!
With spring drawing to a close in most places around the world, it might be a great time to talk about trees. Just like in nature, there are many kinds of trees that you can create. Folding and moving trees in draw.io is easy and I promise there is no origami involved in this [...]
By now, you've taken a look at how visualization in onboarding can help streamline many of the processes involved in hiring. The job application-to-onboarding process is a lot like dating. There is a whole series of socially acceptable steps that go into taking one date into a full-blown relationship. In last week's post, we [...]
What better way to show you the advantages of making the switch from Gliffy to draw.io than to give you insight into our customer’s journey. Back in 2017, we had the opportunity to show AdNovum Informatik AG how to make diagramming work for them with draw.io AdNovum Informatik AG is a software development and IT security [...]
With draw.io you can use custom links, similar to hotspots that perform actions, which can be used toggle the display of groups of shapes on or off, or perform other useful actions.
draw.io is now a Trello Power-Up! Just like how diagramming can be used in a huge range of situations, Trello is a powerful and flexible tool that can be used for any and all types of projects, from marketing, HR and sales, through to software development and technical documentation. The world is becoming increasingly [...]
You can add links so that when a viewer clicks on a shape or a line of text in your diagram, they can be taken directly to another page or diagram. And you can add tooltips, so when a viewer hovers their mouse over a section of the diagram, they will be shown additional information in a tooltip.