Better Onboarding with Diagrams

Onboarding, also referred to as induction, is a tough challenge, both for companies and for new employees. Faced with either providing or needing to quickly understand a mountain of information on a wide variety of topics, it's easy to feel overwhelmed on both sides of the fence. Staff turnover rates in many companies are increasing, [...]

2019-08-12T13:54:35+00:00April 13th, 2017|draw.io|

Why you need revision handling for your diagrams

Diagrams are too often hidden away on individual computers or on shared drives, and not included in the revision control process. draw.io for Confluence is different - because it is completely integrated with Confluence's version history function, changes to diagrams are tracked automatically, and you can compare and restore old versions of diagrams with ease.

2019-07-17T20:12:39+00:00April 6th, 2017|draw.io|

Design Rules for Infographics

Just as you would space things appropriately and evenly, and choose matching items when setting the table for a formal dinner, an infographic follows the same design rules.

2017-09-18T12:39:29+00:00February 16th, 2017|draw.io|

Why Are Diagrams So Powerful?

Visual communication has quickly risen to be the dominant form of communication on the web, and is increasingly used within corporate intranets. In fact, diagrams are more popular than text when presenting certain types information, particularly dense information. But why are diagrams so useful and so often used?

2019-03-15T17:26:46+00:00January 26th, 2017|draw.io|

draw.io Diagramming in Confluence: Cheat Sheets for Beginners

The highest rated diagramming solution for Atlassian products is called draw.io, and is available as an add-on for Confluence from the marketplace. You can create a huge range of diagrams natively in Confluence with draw.io, from classical organization charts, spatial plans and flow diagrams, through to process, UML, sequence or data flow diagrams, and also special cases like [...]

2019-04-12T15:56:32+00:00November 8th, 2016|draw.io|