Microsoft Visio is a well known tool for creating network diagrams, visuals, flowcharts and charts. Visio only runs on Windows so there’s a curiosity for alternative solutions to run on Mac Os and/or the web.
This list created by Bala Gopalan aka @jambajaar answers that question. It’s a question lot of people are asking. This list popped in my radar in the last week or two as it’s begun to pick up momentum. There’s something like 100-200k searches per month around all the keyword pertaining to Visio and Network diagram tools for the Mac.
20 Visio Alternatives For Mac OS X
SimpleDiagrams is a desktop tool that helps you create simple diagrams quickly.
interface designs and other drawings online with the Gliffy diagram editor.
Balsamiq Studios is a fast-growing, but still-very-personable software company that aims to make the world a better place by helping people create software that is easier to use. We like to compete on usability and customer service.
YEd is free and capable cross-platform software for charts and diagrams. High-quality software components for graph analysis, automatic graph layout, and visualization. For Java, the .NET environment, and the Web.
MockFlow is an online wireframe tool for software and websites
ProcessOn is a powerful online diagramming platform. We make diagrams drawing so easy, such as flowchart, BPMN, UML diagrams, UI mockups, iOS mockups, and org charts.
ArgoUML is the leading open source UML modeling tool and includes support for all standard UML 1.4 diagrams. It runs on any Java platform and is available in ten languages. See the feature list for more details.
ArgoUML 0.26 and 0.26.2 were downloaded over 80,000 times and are in use all over the world. See the download statistics.
ArgoUML is distributed under the Eclipse Public License (EPL) 1.0.
Online real time collaboration Flow chart software service. Flow charts made easy with online service Flowchart.com. A easy flowchart maker. A easy online diagram software maker
Quickly create professional looking diagrams!
With DiagramPainter, you can quickly draw flowchart diagrams, mind mappings, organization charts, and more. With a few clicks, you can then integrate the diagram in your favourite program, by copying it to the clipboard as image, or saving it as file. It exports diagrams as .png, .jpg, and .bmp image files, and even has an integrated fast .pdf exporter supporting shadows and transparencies.
Rich text everywhere
Diagram Painter supports instant full rich text editing in the diagram, everywhere. That means you can directly type your text into the diagram, and format it as you like, on all elements: Be it different font faces, sizes, alighment, text colors and more.
Zengobi Curio, an amazingly powerful note taking, mind mapping, brainstorming, and task management digital notebook application for Apple Mac OS X.
Mail support: firstname.lastname@example.org (for both Mac OS X and for iPad) Download from Mac App Store (Mac OS X version) Download from iTunes App Store (iPad version) For USA Mac App Store customers, to get 100% re-fund, please do as following:- write your review with suggestion / evaluation in Mac App Store (OS X)- send your "Paypal email address" to email@example.com Your review, suggestion is highly appreciated .
This list coming up on Page 1 of Google on multiple search terms. Here’s 5 Key Word Searches where the list is on page one of Google.
Based on other examples I have a feeling that the SEO traffic for this list is going to keep on growing. Here’s three actions you can take.
- Add to it if we are missing a tool.
- Vote on the tools you like the most.
- Embed this list on your blog