FlairBuilder Alternative

If you want a web-based alternative to FlairBuilder, Lucidchart is a diagramming solution with even more shape libraries and a polished, professional experience.

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FlairBuilder vs. Lucidchart

FlairBuilder Lucidchart

Operating systems

MacWindows MacWindowsLinux

Sharing, chatting, and real-time collaborating

(without any additional products)

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No downloads or updates

(allowing users to always have the most up-to-date version)


Visio import & export

(including Visio stencils)


Web-based software

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Extensive shape libraries


No downloads or updates

Never again worry about space-stealing downloads or lengthy installations. With Lucidchart, you can begin diagramming immediately in your browser. Product updates are delivered directly, without any work on the user’s end.

Web-based software

Lucidchart lets you experience the convenience of working in the cloud. Enjoy accessing your documents on any device and collaborating on projects in real time. With live chat and edits that sync instantly, it’s easy to work with others.

Works on a Mac

Unlike FlairBuilder, Lucidchart is not only built for Mac and Windows, it's also Linux-compatible. You won’t need to download a separate version to use it on a different operating system. It even works on smaller devices like tablets and mobile phones.

Feature Highlights

Lucidchart’s intuitive features bring you a diagramming tool that’s easy from the start.

  • Lucid Features

    Easy diagramming

    Making diagrams shouldn’t be difficult. Lucidchart cuts through the learning curve to deliver a product that’s immediately accessible. Enjoy the advantages of themed layouts, customizable templates, drag-and-drop technology, and a clean, intuitive interface.
  • Lucid Features

    Visio compatible

    Lucidchart is not only Mac compatible, it’s also Visio compatible. That means that you can import your VDX, VSDX, and VSD files directly into the editor. You can also export files back to Visio if you need to deliver them to users who aren’t on Lucidchart yet.
  • Lucid Features

    Fully integrated

    Our numerous integrations make Lucidchart the perfect solution for your team. If you are using Google Apps, you can integrate your domain with Lucidchart and organize your team from there. We also offer an easy-to-use team admin panel.
  • Lucid Features

    Simple sharing

    Since Lucidchart is hosted on the web, sharing is that much easier. Try posting a funny flowchart on social media, or share a sensitive document securely through email. You can also download your diagrams in a variety of image formats for web sharing or printing.