Top Ten Pro Flowchart Tips

By Zack Kushner on Apr 21, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Creating a flowchart online with Gliffy is simple. Turning your creation into a professional-quality example of a flowchart isn’t much harder — you just need to heed our top ten pro flow chart tips. Size Matters A flowchart is most useful when it fits on one page (or screen). If the process you’re plotting is…

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How to Create a Network Diagram with Gliffy

By Zack Kushner on Apr 19, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Drawing network diagrams with Gliffy is easy regardless of which type of network topology you’re working with. Take the intuitive Gliffy interface for a quick test drive and soon you’ll be diagramming like a pro. In this example, we’ll plot out a basic network diagram, but these techniques will apply to all network diagram types…

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Top Signs that Your Org Is Broken

By Liza Mock on Apr 14, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Are you and the people you work with happy? Is it easy to get your job done without jumping through hoops? If yes, chances are your organization is healthy. If no, there may be fundamental structural flaws in the way the business is set up. Start by asking yourself if you can relate to the…

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How to Add Diagrams to Your Blog

By Liza Mock on Apr 12, 2016 in Stories,Tips and Tricks
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Blogs are one of life’s great equalizers. Anyone with access to a computer can create one. They can be about anything. And readers have total control when it comes to whether they choose to look on or look away. Blogs open up little corners of people’s lives to those whose lives are very different. Perhaps…

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Venn Diagram Types & Templates

By Zack Kushner on Apr 05, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Euler and Venn diagrams come in a few different flavors. To help you get started creating your own diagrams, we’ve assembled this collection of time-saving templates. Just click any image below and it will open in Gliffy all ready for you to personalize and save. Two-Set Diagrams The most basic Venn diagrams feature two overlapping…

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Understanding Flowchart Symbols

By Zack Kushner on Apr 01, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Each variety of flowchart shape has its own specific meaning. While you can create a flowchart online using only the most common symbol types, knowing how to make a flowchart using them all can come in handy. We’re here to help. Welcome to Gliffy’s guide to understanding flowchart symbols. Basic Flowchart Shapes A rectangle with…

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Ten Org Chart Pro Tips

By Zack Kushner on Mar 14, 2016 in Tips and Tricks
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Whether you’re looking to build an org chart, a project org chart, an employee diagram, or any other kind of online organizational chart, taking the time to add some precision and polish will ensure your final product looks professional. 10. Neatness Counts It may seem too simple to mention, but aligning and evenly spacing the…

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How to Create UML Diagrams with Gliffy

By Zack Kushner on Mar 04, 2016 in Stories,Tips and Tricks
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Drawing UML diagrams with Gliffy is easy regardless of which type of diagram you want to create. All you need to do is spend a couple of minutes playing with the intuitive Gliffy interface and you’ll be diagramming like a pro. In this UML diagram creation walk-through we’ll assemble a package diagram, but these same…

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Top 10 PowerPoint Hacks

By Liza Mock on Mar 02, 2016 in Stories,Tips and Tricks
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Love it or hate it, Microsoft PowerPoint is one of the most popular applications for creating and giving presentations. According to a survey conducted in 2015, more than a quarter of people see at least one presentation per day in any given work week. That’s almost twice as many as six years ago. Knowing how…

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