The Big List of Wireframe software

my.origramy: http://my.origramy.com/

My.origramy is online service helping you create complex diagrams, schemes, presentations, charts, graphs fast. It uses flash technology to help reach all pluses of vector technique.

Start visualize your ideas in a new, comfortable way.And do it for free.

justproto: http://www.justproto.com/en/

The first tool to create the prototypes
of network and desktop applications!

  • Reduce the costs of running the project and
  • shorten its implementation time
  • Build easily functioning web models
  • Refine communication with the team and customers
  • Increase your and all your employees’ satisfaction!

Axure: http://axure.com/

Axure RP is the leading tool for rapidly creating wireframes, prototypes and specifications for applications and web sites.

Protoscript :http://protoscript.com/

Protoscript is a simplified scripting language for creating Ajax style prototypes for the Web. With Protoscript it’s easy to bring interface elements to life. Simply connect them to behaviors and events to create complex interactions.

fluidIA: http://www.fluidia.org/

fluidIA is an emerging agile design tool for prototyping rich user interfaces. The big idea behind this experiment is whether we as interaction designers, IA’s, UX professionals and developers can create our own prototyping tool in an open way. Provided with access to an open design and open source process, this project kicks off with the following vision:

Mockingbird: http://gomockingbird.com/

Mockingbird is an online tool that makes it easy for you to create, link together, preview, and share mockups of your website or application.

pidoco: https://pidoco.com/

A GUI Design Software for clickable Wireframes!

Fast and easy like Rapid Paper Prototyping, but completely web-based and with many more features!

Advantages

  • Products & Features
  • Clickable Wireframes
  • Interface Prototyping
  • Fast and easy Prototyping
  • Prototype Reviewer
  • Easy Remote Usability Testing
  • Remote Usability Tests
  • No Software Installation
  • Realtime Collaboration

Jumpchart http://www.jumpchart.com/

If you build websites for a living, you know that content organization and approval can be an overwhelming process. We’ve all tried flowcharts, and wireframes, html mocks… even paper. All of these suffer from crucial flaws… They’re not interactive, and they carry no momentum into the build phase.

Interactive Sketching Notation: http://www.linowski.ca/sketching

The interactive sketching notation is an emerging visual language which affords the representation of interface states and event-based user actions. Through a few simple and standardized rules, what the user sees (drawn in greys and blacks) and does (drawn in red) are unified into a coherent sketching system. This unification of both interface and use, intends to enable designers to tell more powerful stories of interaction.

Treejack: http://www.optimalworkshop.com/treejack.htm

So you think you have an information architecture that works? A Treejack survey will show you the parts of your IA that work well, and the bits that need more work.

Get answers to questions about which labels work best, whether a structure is too deep and where to put certain types of content. Think of it as analytics for a website you haven’t built yet.

EightShapes : http://unify.eightshapes.com/

A new approach to modular, scalable & fast UX deliverables

Connect-a-Sketch: http://connectasketch.com/

Upload: There are a thousand great design tools out there, including pen and paper. Sketch out your designs, then upload them to Connect-A-Sketch.

Connect: Drag and drop your sketches into your prototype. Create connections between sketches and make your prototype interactive.

Click: Explore your own interactive design, or easily share it with your users.

MockFlow: http://www.mockflow.com/

Design and collaborate (in real-time) user interface mockups for your software and websites.

XMind: http://www.xmind.net/

XMind, combined with online sharing service, provides a revolutionary way to enable both team brainstorming and personal mind mapping. With this major upgrade, we bring Web 2.0 concepts on community sharing into a popular desktop application. New Gantt view allows project managers to easily track project tasks and schedules. You’ll find many more useful and time-saving functions in XMind product family.

MindMeister: http://www.mindmeister.com/

Brainstorming the easy way Online mind mapping software for innovative people and businesses.

Balsamiq Mockups: http://www.balsamiq.com/products/mockups/desktop

Mockups For Desktop

DesignerVista: http://www.designervista.com/

DesignerVista is a powerful, easy to use GUI mockup/prototype design software. You can quickly create Hi-Fidelity GUI Prototype Designs of Windows XP/Vista applications, Websites and Web Applications. DesignerVista is very intuitive. No Coding or GUI Design experience is required.

EasyPrototype: http://www.easyprototype.com/

EasyPrototype makes it simple for you to:

  • Avoid costly misunderstandings that can kill your bottom line
  • Deliver user interfaces that satisfy your customers the first time
  • Get immediate customer feedback on usability and design
  • Rapidly prototype application user interfaces without coding

FlairBuilder: http://www.flairbuilder.com/

A cross-platform prototyping tool that helps you create interactive wireframes & prototypes faster, easier and with better results.

We put a strong emphase in interactivity as this is the best way to show your clients something closer to the real product.

iPlotz: http://iplotz.com/

iPlotz allows you to rapidly create clickable, navigable mockups and wireframes for prototyping websites and software applications.

Create a project, add wireframe pages with design components and discuss your creations with others.

ForceUI: http://www.foreui.com/

ForeUI is a handy UI prototyping tool. It can rapidly create static or interactive, skinnable UI prototypes of your website or software. You can use ForeUI to:

GUI Design Studio: http://www.carettasoftware.com/

The Software Prototyping and User Interface Design Tool for Desktop, Mobile and Web Applications. Quick and Easy to use, with No Coding.

Hot Gloo: http://www.hotgloo.com/

The Online Wireframe Application

  • smoothen the planning process
  • get a clearer picture of site informations
  • provide a precise framework for designers & programmers
  • build up a more intense project relationship with clients
  • improve the communication process

Napkee: http://www.napkee.com/

Napkee lets you to export Balsamiq Mockups to HTML/CSS/JS and Adobe Flex 3 at a click of a button.

  • Balsamiq’s perfect companion
  • No coding skills required
  • Pays for itself after one use

Justinmind Prototyper: http://www.justinmind.com/

Easily create fully functional wireframes for your web, desktop and mobile applications, and reduce software project costs. Generate your HTML high-fidelity wireframes.

Justinmind Server

Publish and share your high-fidelity wireframes, and manage your customers and key users’ annotations. Facilitate user adoption for your applications.

Naview: http://www.volkside.com/tools/naview/

Naview logo Naview is a navigation preview tool for rapid information architecture prototyping from Volkside. It helps information architects design and visualise a new navigational structure and aims to bridge the gap between card sorting and IA user testing.

Ethnio: http://www.ethnio.com/

Recruit poeple from your website for research.

Autodesk Sketchbook: http://wireframes.linowski.ca/2009/07/autodesk-sketchbook-pro-4-1/

Free your creativity with Autodesk® SketchBook® Pro software. With a flick of the stylus, the industry’s strongest paint and drawing toolset is at your command. It features an artist-friendly, gesture-based user interface that is so fast and intuitive even new users can be productive within minutes.

ProtoShare: http://www.protoshare.com/

ProtoShare is an easy-to-use, collaborative, Web-based prototyping tool that helps teams visualize requirements for interactive projects and work together in real-time.

WireframeSketcher: http://www.wireframesketcher.com/

WireframeSketcher is an Eclipse plugin for creating wireframes, screen mockups and UI prototypes.

JustProto : http://www.justproto.com/

Design user interface with the wireframes JustProto allows you to present your remarks/guidelines, instead of describing them with words.

MockupScreens: http://mockupscreens.com/

Experiment interactively with your clients, and quickly visualize scenarios of your application, even before the coding has started.

Gliffy: http://www.gliffy.com/wireframe-software/

With Gliffy online diagram software, you can easily create professional-quality flowcharts, diagrams, floor plans, technical drawings, and more.

OverSite :http://www.taubler.com/oversite/

Easily the most advanced wireframe software, OverSite™, lets you quickly define the hierarchy of your website or application. Create sections and subsections, then fill them with pages and screens. Rearrange your structure with OverSite’s easy drag-and-drop interface.

Pencil Project: http://www.evolus.vn/Pencil/Home.html

The Pencil Project’s unique mission is to build a free and opensource tool for making diagrams and GUI prototyping that everyone can use.

Top features:

  • Built-in stencils for diagraming and prototyping
  • Multi-page document with background page
  • On-screen text editing with rich-text supports
  • PNG rasterizing
  • Undo/redo supports
  • Installing user-defined stencils
  • Standard drawing operations: aligning, z-ordering, scaling, rotating…
  • Cross-platforms
  • Adding external objects
  • And much more…

Templatr: http://templatr.cc/

iRise Application Simulator: http://www.irise.com/

Lumzy: http://www.lumzy.com/

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