10 Best Wireframe Tools for UX Designers

February 2, 2019

Production: Every morning, you can see people are rushing to their offices by different communications. Some people take a taxi for time-saving, some others take buses for cost-saving, and also some people chose to walk to office for exercising. This scene reminds me of the designers choose wireframe tools for Mac.

This article originally appeared on UX Planet.

In fact, this is the same reason for the designer to choose wireframe tools. Before making achoose, designers always consider the cost, effectiveness, and speed. What is wireframe? It is an indispensable part of job for UI/UX designers. Thus, you should have a careful comparison of these wireframe tools. I learned that most of the designers prefer to design on mac. Here we’ve selected 9 of the best wireframe tools for Mac to get you started. Enjoy!

1. Axure

When we talk about prototyping tools, we should mention Axure in the first place. Everyone knows that it’s a powerful tool with a variety of functions. Such as wireframe, flow chart, and interaction design. It charges $29–99 per user per month.

2. Sketch

As a professional wireframe tool for Mac, Sketch aims to improve the design efficiency for designers. It’s convenient to edit contents. You can achieve the commonly used function by a key. It is suitable for lightweight design, such as drawing wireframe.

3. Mockplus

Mockplus for Mac is a concise and rapid prototype design tool. Mockplus is very easy to use. Even the novice can quickly make a prototype. Its unique sketch style and low fidelity coincide with the features of the wireframe. To some extent, it’s a free wireframe tool for Mac.

4.Mockplus iDoc

Mockplus iDoc is an online design collaboration for designers, developers and product managers to work together online with automatic specs, assets, code snippets.

It allows users to use it both on a Mac & Windows computer to upload, comment and share designs, create UI flow and interactive high-quality wireframe.

It helps connect the entire design process from Sketch/XD/PS to handoff designs with other designers and developers effortlessly.

5. OmniGraffle

OmniGraffle is a drawing tool that is only suitable for Apple Devices. All kinds of the chart is a piece of cake for it. Designers can make a good wireframe with its rich template. This software will cost you around $50.