UML Sequence Diagram Tutorial: How to Create a Sequence Diagram

How do you make a sequence diagram in Gliffy? This quick tutorial teaches will teach you the basics of how to make a UML sequence diagram. You’ll learn:

  • How to find shapes for UML diagramming in Gliffy
  • How to add objects and lifelines to your sequence diagram
  • Basic message notations
  • How to use an alternative frame
  • Tips for adding activation boxes

You can follow along with this sequence diagram tutorial and jump into sequence diagramming by signing up for a free trial of Gliffy Online.

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UML sequence diagrams are just one of many types of UML diagrams. Check out our UML Basics resource or any of the links below for more help learning how to make these diagrams and when to use them.

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