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Groupboard Alternatives

Groupboard is described as 'free collaborative whiteboard (drawing board), allowing you to draw and chat in real time with other people anywhere on the internet, even with users using a web browser or an iPhone/iPad. Use it for online tutoring, collaborative design, or just for fun!' and is a Whiteboard in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Groupboard for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Mac, Windows and iPad. The best alternative is OpenBoard, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Groupboard are Miro, DrawPile, and Conceptboard.

Groupboard alternatives are mainly Whiteboards but may also be Digital Painting Tools or Team Collaboration Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Groupboard.
This page was last updated Mar 25, 2022
  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Android Tablet
  • iPad

Groupboard is a free collaborative whiteboard (drawing board), allowing you to draw and chat in real time with other people...

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  1. OpenBoard is a cross-platform (Linux / Windows / macOS) interactive whiteboard application. It is currently maintained by the Education Department (DIP) of the Canton of Geneva in Switzerland.

  2. Scalable, secure, cross-device and enterprise-ready team collaboration tool for distributed teams.

  3. Drawpile is a drawing program that lets you share the canvas with other users in real time.

  4. Draw a picture together with your friends in real-time over the internet in your browser. Create a new canvas and share the link to start drawing a picture together.

  5. Conceptboard goes beyond the idea of online whiteboards and adds realtime collaboration, document sharing, visual feedback, task management, live meetings and more.

  6. online brainstorming, collaboration, facilitation, concept mapping, affinity diagrams

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  7. Coccinella

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Coccinella is a free and open-source cross-platform instant messaging client with a built-in whiteboard for improved collaboration with other people.


    The last version 0.96.20 is from late 2010, but the software can still be downloaded from their website.

  8. Kinopio

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    Kinopio is a visual thinking tool for new ideas and hard problems. Used for note taking, planning, journaling, and diagramming – by yourself or collaboratively.

  9. IDroo

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    • Skype

    A shared whiteboard for use by multiple Skype-users simultaneously.

  10. Mark up websites, graphics, and photos, or start brainstorming on a blank canvas. Browse the web with your friends or make that conference call more productive than ever. No plug-ins, downloads, or firewall voodoo - its all here, ready to go when you are.

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