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Looking for a Lucidchart alternative?

Here’s a list of 8 Lucidchart alternatives (both paid and free) to help you create beautiful diagrams, graphs and charts.

1) Visme

2) Draw.io

3) Creately

4) Visio

5) Gliffy

6) Omnigraffle

7) Smartdraw

8) Xmind

Learn everything you need to know about each of these tools (e.g., pricing, features) and start creating diagrams, graphs and charts that stand out today.

8 Best Lucidchart Alternatives for Beautiful Diagrams

Tool #1: Visme

Tool #2: Draw.io

Tool #3: Creately

Tool #4: Microsoft Visio

Tool #5: Gliffy

Tool #6: OmniGraffle

Tool #7: SmartDraw

Tool #8: XMind

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Tool #1: Visme


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A well-designed pitch deck template can seal the deal for the growth of your project or startup.

If you don’t know how to put a great presentation together, a customizable pitch deck template in Visme can help you get started.

Just like you, big-name startups once had to create a pitch deck at the beginning of their journey. Thanks to the internet, we can access and study all those pitch decks for a healthy dose of inspiration.

Some of these presentations have become quite famous, like the Airbnb pitch deck from when the company was still called AirBed&Breakfast.

In this article, we’ve put together 17 brilliant pitch deck templates, inspired by real-life startups and successful businesses, to help you attract investors and support for your own company. …


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An infographic layout — or the style in which your infographic is designed — can make the difference between a well or poorly designed infographic.

A poorly designed infographic with a layout that doesn’t deliver your story well can leave your viewer feeling confused and won’t properly get your message across.

In this article, you’ll learn about the types of infographic layouts at your disposal and how you can create the perfect layout for your story.

Along the way, we’ll also hand over an infographic layout cheat sheet that you can refer to anytime you sit to design an incredible infographic. …


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A good sales presentation is the key to landing a new client or customer. Present your offers, products and services in a way that will inspire your audience to take action.

With a killer sales presentation template and some tips on how to create one, you’re on your way to a successful sales meeting. Regardless if it’s virtual or in person.

Let’s dive in!

What is a Sales Presentation?

In short, a sales presentation is a speech with or without a slide deck in which the speaker is trying to sell something to their audience. …


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When it comes to high impact marketing content, case studies are at the top of the list for helping show off your brand’s stuff.

In this post, I’ve put together a few high-level case study design tips as well as 14 professionally designed case study templates that you can use to start designing beautiful case studies today.

Let’s begin!

What is a Case Study?

A case study is a way for you to demonstrate the success you’ve already had with existing clients. When you create a case study, you explore how previous clients have used your product or service to reach their goals.

In particular, a case study highlights a specific challenge or goal one of your clients was struggling with before they discovered your product. …


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Data visualization can be defined as the visual representation of numerical data through various graphs, charts and maps. Because it’s so essential in interpreting large amounts of data, it’s important to follow certain data visualization best practices.

Visualizing your data through different graphical methods will make you an effective communicator. From marketing to finance, data visualization is a useful way of curating your data for many industries.

However, specific guidelines to follow can result in a better representation of your data and effective communication of the message you’re trying to convey.

Here are ten data visualization best practices to help you effectively visualize data and present it in an easily understandable and aesthetically pleasing manner. …


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Have to create a PowerPoint presentation and dread it? Your presentations don’t always have to be dry, boring and limited. With these PowerPoint presentation tips, you’ll be able to put together a dynamic and engaging presentation.

Let’s start from the very beginning, before you even open up your presentation tool.

1. Start by writing out your talking points.

The first thing you need to do, before even considering your presentation design, is write out your talking points and outline your speech.

Pay attention to popular and engaging presentation structures so you know the framework you want to follow throughout your talk. …


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While recently browsing the Playstation Network Store, I stumbled across a game called Stranded Deep. I don’t know about you, this is probably a unique fantasy I have, but I’ve always wondered what it would be like to find myself deserted on a remote tropical island.

Boom, my fantasy realized!

It was time to slip into a worn, ripped and sun-beaten business suit, master the art of paddling an airplane-deployed safety raft, and enjoy a few freshly picked coconuts on a sun-drenched stretch of golden sand.

Fast forward many hours of gameplay later and I’m enthralled; this very underrated indy gem is just the castaway outlet I’ve been searching for. …


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Brochures are an excellent tool to spread the word about your offerings, upcoming events, promotions or conferences. In today’s post, I gathered 13 of the best brochure ideas to help you design clear, beautiful and useful marketing assets.

Let’s get started!

Brochure Idea #1: Blend Bold Fonts and Colors

A top graphic design trend is the use of bright colors and bold fonts. These colorful alternatives to the popular minimalist design is a great choice for a brochure that needs to get your audience’s attention.

Brands can use extremely eye-catching color schemes and typography that stands above other content. …


Social distancing TETRIS, floating mask safety, and more!

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This year, we launched the Visme GIF maker. We can’t tell you the level of excitement going through the team when it was announced. Especially in the social media department!

In the first couple of weeks, we did lots of testing to weed out any bugs. We decided to have a little fun and announced a GIF contest for the entire Visme team.

At that time, more than half of our team members were under lockdown in different parts of the world. …

About

Payman Taei

I’m helping the world communicate Visually. #VisualContent Master, Designer, #Entrepreneur, #startups. Founder: Visme & HindSite Interactive

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