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!
Julie Andrews once sang about her favorite things, and today, one of our team's designers, Diana Schweizer, 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 [...]
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 [...]
Sometimes creating a diagram for your workflows can result in something much larger than you anticipated. You may have many details that get lost in the jungle of shapes. Did you know you can tame your content by working across multiple pages within draw.io? This means you can click a shape within your main [...]
For those of you out there that are involved in software development, have you ever thought about using draw.io diagrams for software development processes? In order to better document and work through the process of optimizing an app for Linchpin Intranet in Confluence, the Linchpin team used draw.io diagrams to help them stay on [...]
»Learn! – Jump in and get started with draw.io« draw.io Tutorials Learn draw.io with our collection of video tutorials. Whether you're new to draw.io or diagramming, the materials are there to help you create professional looking diagrams, quickly and easily. View all tutorials 0:46 [...]
By linking to or embedding an exciting draw.io diagram, you can display one diagram in a number of different locations in Confluence. Whenever you make changes to the master diagram, they are updated everywhere.
Many of you have been asking which options are available in order to link content to shapes within your draw.io diagrams in Confluence. The answer is: There are quite a few! Using this simple yet effective feature will help you extend what is already possible with draw.io. This post covers both the Cloud and [...]
By using the draw.io text plugin, you can extract all of the text in your diagram, quickly and easily, and then edit this text to be readable and accurate instructions. The plugin will save you a lot of time, and improve the accessibility of your flowcharts and business process documentation!
With draw.io, you can take your comma delimited data (your CSV file), add some configuration 'code' to define how it should be formatted and connected, and create a diagram automatically! Have a look at our examples in this post, working from basic to complex.