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SmartDraw vs. Omnigraffle

SmartDraw is the best way to create powerful business diagrams without the learning curve of complicated software like Omnigraffle. There is nothing to download or install. You can use SmartDraw from any device with a web browser.

Works on any device

SmartDraw includes thousands of examples and templates for over 70 kinds of visuals that you can quickly edit to make your own. SmartDraw is not only easier to use, but you'll get superior results.

SmartDraw Omnigraffle
Pre-installed templates 4,500+ 35+
Built-in Symbols 34,000+ 1,000+
Import MS Visio® Files
Automatic Flowcharting
Automatic Org Chart Formatting
Automatic Mind Maps
Automatic Cause and Effect Diagrams
Automatic Decision Trees
Automatic Genograms

SmartDraw is the Smarter Choice Compared to Omnigraffle

  1. More Built-In Templates and Symbols
    There's nothing worse than a blank page when you have a project deadline approaching. SmartDraw will help you succeed by giving you all the templates you need to get started quickly. You'll get over 4,500 templates and over 34,000 symbols to draw almost any type of business diagram. With Omnigraffle, you're on your own with only a limited number of templates and symbols. SmartDraw templates SmartDraw symbols
  2. Smarter Drawing Tools
    No matter what kind of diagram you want to draw, SmartDraw's puts the tools you need at your fingertips so your diagrams take less time and effort to make. Powerful automation lets you add or remove shapes while SmartDraw realigns and arranges all the elements automatically so that everything continues to look great. Drawing tools
  3. Smarter Integration
    SmartDraw works with the tools you already know and use. You can easily import any old Visio® files and continue to edit and share them as needed. Once your diagram is complete, SmartDraw makes it easy to export your diagrams to Pages, Microsoft Office®, or as a PDF or PNG. Export to Office You can also connect to third party services like Dropbox®, Google Drive, OneDrive® to save your files. Third party storage options
  4. Intuitive Sharing
    SmartDraw makes it easy to share files with anyone, even if they don't own SmartDraw. You can simply email a link and they'll be able to view your document in their web browser. Collaboration has never been easier. Share via email
  5. Anywhere Access.
    If you want to use OmniGraffle on your Mac, iPhone and iPad, you have to purchase it for each device. With SmartDraw Cloud, you only need one account to use SmartDraw straight from a web browser and access the same files on all of your devices. SmartDraw Cloud works anywhere and everywhere. Use SmartDraw anywhere
  6. Free Support
    Got a question? Call or email us. SmartDraw experts are standing by ready to help, for free!
SmartDraw makes everything easier and more intuitive, without sacrificing power to create any type of drawing in just minutes, without training. Try the smartest way to draw anything on a Mac.