About Kymberly Fergusson

Kymberly loves teaching and learning, and both are so much easier with diagrams! She originally studied programming, but shifted into technical documentation and then teaching languages. She's now happily diagramming and writing to help people learn and make their (work) lives more efficient.

Merge simultaneous diagram edits on Confluence Server

Collaboration in Confluence got a massive boost in version 6.0 when Atlassian added support for collaborative editing, and you can now merge simultaneous changes on draw.io diagrams in draw.io for Confluence Server.

2019-07-17T20:10:24+00:00April 5th, 2019|Features|

Comment on draw.io diagrams in Confluence Cloud

One of the most heavily used features in Confluence is the ability to comment on content, and now you can comment on draw.io diagrams in Confluence Cloud!

2019-07-17T20:10:30+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Features|

Using the Business Model Canvas template in draw.io

You can easily create your own Business Model Canvas in draw.io with your distributed team using our template. A business model canvas visually shows you the different aspects that must be considered when building your business or improving an existing business and lets you focus on how you can best attract customers and partners, build the best product and service and mitigate potential problems.

2019-07-17T20:18:35+00:00March 12th, 2019|Features|

Shape styles in draw.io

By editing key:value pairs in draw.io (Edit > Edit Style, Cmd or Ctrl+E), you gain complete control over how your shapes and connectors appear in your diagrams. There are hundreds of key:value pairs that can be customized - open these sample diagrams in draw.io to see what is possible.

2019-07-17T20:18:40+00:00February 11th, 2019|Features|

2018 is nearly at an end – have a lovely holiday season!

We've had a fantastic 2018! We've released plenty of useful new features and updates, and had fun meeting all of you at the various events we attended this year. We'd like to say a heart-felt thank you to all of our partners and customers, especially everyone who has given us feedback throughout the year, [...]

2019-07-17T20:18:51+00:00December 14th, 2018|News|

What do you think about draw.io?

We want to make draw.io better for you! Help us focus our development on the features that you use or would like to see - please fill in the feedback form in this post.

2019-07-17T20:18:55+00:00December 7th, 2018|Reviews|

Use PlantUML in draw.io

PlantUML lets you specify your UML diagrams in a text format, which is quite a handy shortcut for programmers. draw.io allows you to insert PlantUML and Graphviz DOT code and automatically adds the diagram image to the drawing area.

2019-09-06T16:29:08+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Features|

Use draw.io diagrams in Google Docs

Diagrams are powerful - they make text easier to understand and make your documents look professional. Companies and individuals are increasingly switching to Google's free cloud-based office software and file storage platform. With the free draw.io add-ons for Google Docs and Slides, you can quickly and easily add your draw.io diagrams as images to your documents and presentations.

2019-07-17T20:15:01+00:00November 9th, 2018|Integrations|

UML diagrams – which diagram to use and why

The Unified Modeling Language (UML) is a diagramming notation (language) that lets you visualize systems and software. Here is how to use the 14 different types of diagram and create them in draw.io.

2018-10-26T12:26:30+00:00October 26th, 2018|draw.io|