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 integrated with various application such as wiki, text editor, IDE, programming language, documentation generator, and others. Mostly based on Graphviz. Can render various diagram syntax such as PlantUML, Dot, and Ditaa.

    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 interfaces, and auxiliary tools, libraries, and language bindings.

    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