Diagramming software is used to map out processes, relationships and other types of structured information. Here’s what you need to know. including overviews of four popular diagramming tools and resources where you can learn more.
How SmartDraw is reimagining diagramming
I recently interviewed executives from SmartDraw about the new era of connected diagramming it’s helping to create with its growing family of integrations. This new direction includes auto-generation of diagrams from Active Directory and AWS data, creating diagrams from within Confluence and sharing them easily with others.
Smartdraw Cloud delivers unmatched power for visual thinking and communication
Smartdraw Cloud, launched this week, is a fast, powerful tool for diagramming and many types of visual planning and communication. Usually, when a software developer releases a cloud version of its desktop software, it doesn’t contain all of the features and functionality of its predecessor. But that’s not the case with Smartdraw Cloud, which was […]
LucidChart raises the bar for diagramming applications
LucidChart, a new web-based diagramming and visual thinking application, has raised the bar for this genre of software with superlative usability and a wealth of advanced features that will delight power users. Yet it’s intelligently designed so it won’t overwhelm first-time users.
12 useful business diagrams you can create with SmartDraw’s flow chart tool set
In this new Insider report, I share 12 innovative business diagramming uses I’ve discovered for SmartDraw’s flow chart tool set. I’ll show you what’s possible, and explain how to create each type of diagram.
7 reasons why diagramming software doesn’t do mind maps well
Many diagramming software programs today are like Swiss Army Knives – they can create almost any kind of diagram you could imagine, including mind maps. But mind mapping isn’t usually their strong suit. Here’s why.
Set audacious goals for 2012 using this powerful visual technique
What if you had a way to envision really big goals for 2012 that would help you to get much closer to your ideal future? Here’s a simple, two-step visual method that will help you to get there.
How to create a stylized, high-impact mind map
In this new tutorial, I explain how to create a highly stylized mind map that commands attention while also conveying useful information.
How I use SmartDraw to create mockups of marketing materials
SmartDraw is a powerful, easy to use business diagramming program. But did you know that you can also use it to create mockups of many types of marketing materials?
October 2010 mind mapping coaching call is now online
Topics covered in the October 2010 mind mapping coaching call include applications of PersonalBrain, attaching multiple objects per topic, Android mind mapping apps and best ways to share mind maps with non-mappers.