About Belinda Roozemond

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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: , , , , |

Onboarding with draw.io in HR part 3: Orientation

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 [...]

Onboarding with draw.io in HR part 2: Induction

Settling in: Induction Last week we spoke about the 1st step of the onboarding process: Preparation.  That means that the employee has arrived for their first day of work.  You've used draw.io to create a flow chart to map out all the tasks necessary.  And because you've planned and prepared well, the new hire felt [...]

Onboarding with draw.io in HR part 1: Preparation

All aboard the onboarding train! Almost everyone reading this has applied for a job and gone through the whole interview-to-job acceptance process.  What do you remember the most about your experience as a new hire?  Have you had more negative or positive experiences with onboarding? They say that there is no second chance for [...]

By |2020-05-06T08:26:59+02:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: onboarding, use cases|Tags: , , , , , |

Learning draw.io part 4: Interactive Tutorials

Learn draw.io within draw.io In our final installment of our learning series, we're going to showcase our interactive tutorials.  What sets them apart from regular tutorials is that you will learn to create a diagram, within the diagram creation process itself.  Many times, learning a new skill or software requires you to have several [...]

By |2020-04-21T21:28:19+02:00April 22nd, 2020|Categories: learning|Tags: , , |

Learning draw.io part 3: Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts - Keystrokes for smart folks! One of the things that our draw.io friends love the most about draw.io is how efficient it is to use.  Now imagine that you can make things even more efficient.  Too good to be true? Not with draw.io. Get things done faster with keyboard shortcuts for your [...]

By |2020-05-27T13:17:37+02:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: learning|Tags: , , , |

Learning draw.io part 2: Step-By-Step Guides

Learn draw.io step-by-step with our guides Last week, we talked to you about our video tutorials to help you get your feet wet with draw.io.  This week, we're diving deeper into draw.io and looking at our step-by-step guides designed to give you hands-on training. These guides are a great place to really get comfortable [...]

By |2020-07-29T12:02:14+02:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , |

Learning draw.io part 1: Video Tutorials

April is a great month to kick off your draw.io learning With the way things are in the world right now, many of us are at home and perhaps have exhausted all the options we've had in terms of entertainment.  There is no better time, therefore, to learn something new! If you ever wanted [...]

By |2020-04-07T10:01:11+02:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , , , |