Visualization Tools


For interactive geomerical drawing, see:

For information drawing, see: List of information graphics software

More useful mathematical softwares, see: Mathematical software

  • GeoGebra
  • Dr. Geo

LaTeX related:

  • LaTeXDraw a gui for pstricks.
  • Tikz 2D & 3D description drawing
  • Asymptote descriptive vector graphics language
  • dot2tex another Latex plugin with Graphviz
  • Ladot Latex in Graphviz dot files
  • PyX Python Graphics Library

For simple concept diagram with equations :

  • Inkscape, linkable SVG
  • LaTeXDraw, GUI for PSTricks, linkable SVG
  • Coggle
  • Graphviz with dot2tex/Ladot, linkable SVG or png+map

Flow Chart/Concept Chart

  • Graphviz, using dot languague to describe graph
  • OmniGraffle
  • Visio
  • yEd

Graph/Network Drawing

See: Graph drawing and Category: Graph drawing software

  • Graphviz
  • Gephi
  • Mathematica
  • yEd : has graph layout functionality

Online Diagramming

  • Lucidchart General diagramming, flow chart and concept maping. Polished, but without LaTeX or equation editor. PNG or PDF download format. Can be embedded into html directly.
  • Coggle Mind map. Markdown, LaTex. PDF/PNG download format
  • General diagramming, totally free. Exported as PNG, JPG, GIF, PDF, SVG, XML, however, no links availabel in the donwloaded file. Map could be embedded in a html easily using the api it provides.
  • Creatly General diagramming. Coulb be exported as SVG with links, with some pricing.

How to make an image clickable in html

See graphviz embedded url

General Diagramming

See: Diagramming software , Category:Diagramming software and Category:Diagrams

  • OmniGraffle
  • Visio
  • Libreoffice Draw
  • Keynote
  • Microsoft PowerPoint

Dynamic Visualization

Vector Graphics Editors

Wiki List: Comparison of vector graphics editors