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Gephi Alternatives

Gephi is described as 'open-source software for visualizing and analyzing large networks graphs' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Gephi for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and SaaS. The best alternative is yEd Graph Editor, which is free. Other great apps like Gephi are PlantUML, Tableau, Graphviz and OmniGraffle.

Gephi alternatives are mainly Business Intelligence Tools but may also be Diagram Editors or Mind Mapping Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Gephi.
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Gephi is an open-source software for visualizing and analyzing large networks graphs.

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  1. yEd is a powerful diagram editor that can be used to quickly create diagrams manually or import external data for analysis and auto-magically arrange even large data sets by just pressing a button.

    ⚫︎ Auto LayoutyEd Graph Editor supports layouts that dynamically grow and adapt to the size of its contents.
    ⚫︎ PortableyEd Graph Editor can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    More for diagramming than network analysis.

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    PlantUML

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS

    PlantUML is an open-source tool that uses simple textual descriptions to draw UML diagrams. The generator can be run anywhere within JVM and integrated with various application such as wiki, text editor, IDE, programming language, documentation generator, and others.

    ⚫︎ PortablePlantUML can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownPlantUML supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Common PlantUML JAR GUI application that will render text file into image.
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    PlantUML does not allow to import, visualize, manipulate graphs.

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    Tableau

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Tableau can help anyone see and understand their data. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations, and share with a click.

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    Graphviz

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    Graphviz is open source graph visualization software. Graph visualization is a way of representing structural information as diagrams of abstract graphs and networks.

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    OmniGraffle

    • Mac
    • iPad

    OmniGraffle can help you make eye-popping graphic documents—quickly—by providing powerful styling tools, keeping lines connected to shapes even when they’re moved, and magically organizing diagrams with just one click.

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    Cytoscape

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Cytoscape is an open source software platform for visualizing complex networks and integrating these with any type of attribute data. A lot of plugins are available for various kinds of problem domains, including bioinformatics, social network analysis, and semantic web.

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    Most users think Cytoscape is a great alternative to Gephi.
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    SocNetV

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Social Network Visualizer (SocNetV) is a cross-platform, user-friendly application for the analysis and visualization of Social Networks in the form of mathematical graphs, where vertices depict actors/agents and edges represent their relations.

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    it looks better and is focusd on usability. Not as poerful as gephi

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    Theory Maker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Theory Maker is a free web app by Steve Powell for making any kind of causal diagram, i.e. a diagram which uses arrows to say what contributes to what.

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    Tabnetviz

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Python

    Table-based network visualizer. Tabnetviz generates network visualizations from node and edge properties provided in tables. The node and edge properties can be mapped to visual attributes in several ways.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceTabnetviz either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Network visualization generated by Tabnetviz.
  10. blockdiag

    • FreeOpen Source
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    blockdiag and its family generate diagram images from simply text file.

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