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OmniGraffle 5 Diagramming Essentials by Ruben Olsen

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Summary

This first chapter has given you the means to understanding the basics of creating diagrams in OmniGraffle and then exporting your diagram for other users.

You have also learned to:

  • Create various shapes like oblongs and diamonds
  • Connect two or more shapes with lines
  • Add arrow-heads to lines
  • Add text both to shapes and labels to lines
  • Create basic styles for shapes
  • Copy partial or complete styles from one shape to another

In the next chapter, you will learn everything there is about stencils. A stencil is a collection of ready-made shapes. OmniGraffle has very good support for stencils and using these will save you a heap of time and frustration.

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