About Belinda Roozemond

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Do more with draw.io – Quick tips

There's nothing we love more here at draw.io than giving you that "Oh cool! I didn't know that it was possible to get that done even faster" moment.  With so many helpful features and functions, it is sometimes easy to forget that even the smallest shortcuts can amount to improved efficiency for you.  This [...]

By |2020-07-30T10:55:25+02:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: draw.io, Productivity|Tags: , , , , |

Gliffy vs draw.io

One of the most common questions we get is "Why should we switch from Gliffy to draw.io?" There are many reasons why, and one of the most important (other than draw.io's unbeatable price), is that you'll save a heap of time every time you work with a diagram!

By |2020-08-27T10:37:19+02:00July 14th, 2020|Categories: gliffy migration, migration|Tags: , |

Tables in draw.io got a makeover

Summer is in full swing in most parts of the world and we're getting our bikini body ready, so to speak.  Last week we brought you our new Sketch feature and this week, we're dusted off our ol' html-based tables and gave tables in draw.io an amazing makeover. The tables [...]

By |2020-07-09T10:45:48+02:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: draw.io, feature, news|Tags: , , , |

Introducing draw.io’s new sketch feature

I don't know about you, but we here at draw.io love that new car smell.   We obviously can't offer you a new car, but what we can do is give you brand new features.  Say hello to our shiny and new sketch feature.  If you enjoy customizing the way your diagram looks in order [...]

By |2020-07-02T22:12:54+02:00July 2nd, 2020|Categories: draw.io, feature, news|Tags: , , |

Increase productivity with Infographics in draw.io

The dawn of the infographic Since the time of the wooly mammoth, humans have been telling stories through pictures.  Early humans gave fellow cave dwellers information via the pictures on the walls: where the best hunting grounds were and their latest conquests.  Sure, perhaps we're not out there hunting pre-historic pachyderms anymore, but we [...]

By |2020-06-25T17:13:56+02:00June 25th, 2020|Categories: draw.io|Tags: , , |

Increase productivity with Gantt charts in draw.io

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 [...]

By |2020-06-17T15:41:21+02:00June 17th, 2020|Categories: Productivity|Tags: , , , , , |

Increase productivity with mind maps in draw.io

draw.io's Jack-of-all-Trades: Mind maps Do you remember that one kid in school that was good at everything? That's mind mapping for you.  From the visualization of your project tasks for the week to learning vocabulary for a test, mind maps are versatile and easy to create in draw.io.  This is of course very useful [...]

By |2020-10-08T07:02:25+02:00June 10th, 2020|Categories: learning|Tags: , , , , , |

5 of my favorite draw.io features: A designer’s insight

Julie Andrews once sang about her favorite things, and today, one of our team's designers, Diana Schweitzer, would like to do the same thing.  Well, ok, perhaps not in a song, but she would like to share a few of her most used features to add efficiency to her everyday tasks.  You might not [...]

By |2020-07-21T11:17:34+02:00June 4th, 2020|Categories: use cases|Tags: , , , , |

Create mermaid diagrams in draw.io for Confluence Cloud

We here at draw.io enjoy a good musical as much as the next person, but this post isn't going to be about that kind of mermaid (sorry, Ariel).  Enter mermaid syntax!  Mermaid syntax is a Markdown-inspired syntax that enables you to automatically generate diagrams in draw.io.  So if you are used to working in a [...]

By |2020-05-28T10:22:11+02:00May 28th, 2020|Categories: feature, integration|Tags: , , , |

Folding and moving trees in 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 |2020-05-24T08:28:14+02:00May 20th, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , , , |