Cacoo wins accolades as a top idea management and diagram software in Gartner Q1 reports

The first quarter of the year is a time for making plans and setting goals. With so many ideas flowing, it’s exciting that many teams are using Cacoo as their tool of choice for developing new projects in 2022.

The Nulab team is pleased to announce that Cacoo secured an incredible award-winning streak from Gartner Digital Markets as a Top Idea Management Software. These independent assessments highlight software that’s useful for creating an idea workflow and growing fledgling concepts into successful projects or products.

And that’s not all. Cacoo was also the #2 pick in the Capterra report, Top 4 Free Diagram Software. The report showcases diagramming tools that offer well-rounded features to help businesses present complex information in a visually appealing format.

Gartner Digital Markets consists of three brands — Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp — that offer industry-leading research on software solutions that support business growth. Thanks to the consistently positive and helpful reviews from our users, Cacoo is rated 4.7 out of 5 across all Gartner Digital Market brands.

Using Cacoo to develop the best ideas

We’re honored that both individuals and teams in a wide variety of industries use our software to execute their ideas. Communicating your vision isn’t always easy, especially when the information is complex. We designed the Cacoo user experience to be simple and versatile, so you can build diagrams and presentations in whatever manner is easiest for you. You can start with templates, use shapes to make visuals piece by piece, or import content you’ve already created.

From basic mind maps, flowcharts, and Kanban boards to more advanced marketing, project management, and software architecture diagrams, our template library lets you quickly turn ideas into creative assets. Having the ability to work on diagrams together, and even use video chat in the app, makes Cacoo beneficial for teams during brainstorming, planning, or design sessions. And, of course, we also want your finished diagrams to be as beautiful as they are informative.

Have a look at our wins below:

Capterra Shortlist:

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Software Advice Frontrunners:

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GetApp Category Leaders:

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Here’s what our users have to say about us:

“Cacoo provides a clear and easy way to produce diagrams describing complex technical solutions which are then understandable to less technical stakeholders.”

“Putting together unique flowcharts and diagrams featured quite heavily during our project conception phases. Cacoo is also extremely easy to use, and getting new team members to learn it competently took all of a few hours. It has been a very useful tool to have in our portfolio.”

“Templates, Templates, Templates. Cacoo has so many templates that I find it hard not to find one that meets a particular need. And once a template is chosen you just input your information particulars and there, you are done! Cacoo offers a great way to visualize your work.”

We at Nulab would like to sincerely thank our users for rating us so high. Our top priority is to make Cacoo an intuitive, collaborative software that helps you fully define your ideas and make them into something great.

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