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Fun with Web Fonts

Nerd alert – this is a pretty technical article about fonts and font loading in HTML5. For the folks that just want to use new fonts in Gliffy, here is … Continue Reading →


Five Great End-Of-Year Reviews

  It’s hard to believe that 2014 is over. And yet, once again it’s come and gone like a flash. Our team has grown and will continue to do so … Continue Reading →


Gliffy Gives Back 5 Percent

“Giving makes you feel good, and I don’t want to be the only one who gets to feel that way”, says Gliffy’s CEO and founder Chris Kohlhardt, when asked why … Continue Reading →

Movember Flowchart

Put a Moustache on It, a Movember Flowchart

We at Gliffy appreciate a handsome beard/moustache almost as much as we appreciate a well-drawn diagram. As such, we thought it only appropriate to salute the folks at Movember, a … Continue Reading →

Halloween Flowchart

A Flowchart to Help You Determine Your Halloween Style

We at Gliffy HQ heart Halloween (almost as much as we heart a good flowchart); the candy, the dressing up, the orange cocktails, the spooky dry ice—what’s not to love? … Continue Reading →

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Team Gliffy Plays with Fire, Comes Out Unscathed

  Two Fridays ago, team Gliffy wasn’t at our desks, where you’d normally find us. Instead of t-shirts and flip-flops we put on heavy-duty jackets, fireproof gloves to our elbows, … Continue Reading →


Innovation Days at Gliffy

Not to toot our own horn, but we get to work with some seriously smart people here @Gliffy. And they’re pretty funny too. Because smart people = smart ideas, every … Continue Reading →

Giants Path to the Win

What the Giants Need to Win

Once again the city of San Francisco is all lit up up with orange lights, and there is a tangible excitement in the air as everyone roots for the Giants. … Continue Reading →


Get Set for Atlassian Summit 2014

Gliffy will be hitting Atlassian Summit 2014 full force. We’re hoping to see you there. In case it’s news to you, Atlassian Summit is where Atlassian gurus, acolytes, and adventurers … Continue Reading →


Burning Man: The Perfect Storm Looms

It’s been a long time since I’ve been to the Burning Man festival, but I surely remember the chaos and the crazed creativity. The fire and the free-for-all. The sculptures … Continue Reading →