Ever wanted to simplify documentation and avoid heavy tools like Visio when explaining your code? This is why mermaid was born, a simple markdown-l...

mermaid alternatives

  • PlantUML

  • PlantUML is an open-source tool that uses simple textual descriptions to draw UML diagrams. The generator can be run anywhere within JVM and integr...

    tags: Portable chart create-uml-entities flowchart java-based
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Android Chrome OS
  • Graphviz

  • Graphviz is open source graph visualization software. It has several main graph layout programs. It also has web and interactive graphical interfac...

    tags: graph-visualization graphs svg
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online
  • Webgraphviz

  • WebGraphviz is Graphviz in the Browser.

    tags: visualization graphs
    platform: Online
  • blockdiag

  • blockdiag and its family generate diagram images from simply text file.

    tags: graphs diagrams python-app graph-visualization dot
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux