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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.

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: draw.io, Tutorial|Tags: , |Comments Off on Using the Business Model Canvas template in draw.io

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.

By |February 11th, 2019|Categories: draw.io, Tutorial|Tags: , |Comments Off on Shape styles in draw.io

Come to Summit 2019 and our popular app information session!

The year is flying by, and there isn’t much time to organize your trip to Atlassian’s Summit 2019 in Las Vegas! We are deep in our preparations as we are again, one of the larger sponsors. Come and drop by our booth and say hello, get a demonstration and ask your questions

By |January 28th, 2019|Categories: draw.io|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Come to Summit 2019 and our popular app information session!

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 [...]

By |December 14th, 2018|Categories: draw.io|0 Comments

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.

By |December 7th, 2018|Categories: draw.io, Reviews|Tags: |Comments Off on What do you think about draw.io?

New 2018 AWS icons

draw.io now supports the latest (November 2018) set of AWS icons. You can draw out your AWS architectures for free using draw.io.

By |November 27th, 2018|Categories: draw.io, Tutorial|Tags: , , |Comments Off on New 2018 AWS icons

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.

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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.

By |November 9th, 2018|Categories: draw.io, Tutorial|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Use draw.io diagrams in Google Docs

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.

By |October 26th, 2018|Categories: draw.io|Tags: , |Comments Off on UML diagrams – which diagram to use and why

Change a shape’s properties quickly and easily in draw.io

Create mockups faster with draw.io by editing a complex shape's properties. The new Properties panel lets you customise every aspect of your shapes, quickly and easily.

By |October 19th, 2018|Categories: draw.io, Features|Tags: |Comments Off on Change a shape’s properties quickly and easily in draw.io