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Alternatives to Flinto

Principle, InVision, Sketch, Framer, and Figma are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Flinto.
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What is Flinto and what are its top alternatives?

It is a Mac app used by designers around the world to create interactive and animated prototypes of their app designs. It lets designers quickly make interactive prototypes of their mobile, desktop, or web apps.
Flinto is a tool in the Mobile Prototyping & Interaction Design Tools category of a tech stack.

Top Alternatives to Flinto

  • Principle
    Principle

    It makes it easy to design animated and interactive user interfaces. Whether you're designing the flow of a multi-screen app, or new interactions and animations, it helps you create designs that look and feel amazing. ...

  • InVision
    InVision

    InVision lets you create stunningly realistic interactive wireframes and prototypes without compromising your creative vision. ...

  • Sketch
    Sketch

    Easily create complex shapes with our state-of-the-art vector boolean operations and take advantage of our extensive layer styles. ...

  • Framer
    Framer

    Framer is a JavaScript framework that makes creating realistic prototypes a breeze – complete with filters, spring physics and full 3D effects. Framer Generator is a desktop app that imports the resources and folder hierarchy from Photoshop files (Sketch coming soon). Import your design and immediately start to add interaction and animation. ...

  • Figma
    Figma

    Figma is the first interface design tool with real-time collaboration. It keeps everyone on the same page. Focus on the work instead of fighting your tools. ...

  • ProtoPie
    ProtoPie

    It is the easiest tool used to turn your UI/UX design ideas into highly interactive prototypes for mobile, desktop, web, all the way to IoT. ProtoPie runs on macOS & Windows and the player app is on iOS and Android. ...

  • Marvel
    Marvel

    A super simple tool that turns any image (including PSDs) or sketch into interactive prototypes for any device. Powered by Dropbox. ...

  • Adobe XD
    Adobe XD

    A vector-based tool developed and published by Adobe Inc for designing and prototyping user experience for web and mobile apps. ...

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Principle

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Animate Your Ideas, Design Better Apps
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      InVision

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        Simple
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        Pretty
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        Quick
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        Works with lots of devices
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        Free
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        Cool for remote team prototyping
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        It revolutionized the way I share work with clients
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        Legendary customer support
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        Dropbox Integration
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        Collaboration
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        Easy
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        Rapid Prototyping
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        LiveShare
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        They are always improving the product suite
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        Allows for a comprehensive workflow
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        Annotation
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        Beautiful UI
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        Brings mockups to life
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        Priit Kaasik
        Engineering Lead at Katana MRP · | 8 upvotes · 467.7K views

        How we ended up choosing Confluence as our internal web / wiki / documentation platform at Katana.

        It happened because we chose Bitbucket over GitHub . We had Katana's first hackaton to assemble and test product engineering platform. It turned out that at that time you could have Bitbucket's private repositories and a team of five people for free - Done!

        This decision led us to using Bitbucket pipelines for CI, Jira for Kanban, and finally, Confluence. We also use Microsoft Office 365 and started with using OneNote, but SharePoint is still a nightmare product to use to collaborate, so OneNote had to go.

        Now, when thinking of the key value of Confluence to Katana then it is Product Requirements Management. We use Page Properties macros, integrations (with Slack , InVision, Sketch etc.) to manage Product Roadmap, flash out Epic and User Stories.

        We ended up with using Confluence because it is the best fit for our current engineering ecosystem.

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        Nadia Matveyeva
        UI Designer at freelancer · | 5 upvotes · 41.9K views
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        I am working on a project for a client, I need to provide them with ideas and prototypes. They all have Adobe XD, but not InVision - I am the only one who will have that if purchased. I am trying to decide what would be the best tool to hand off the work to a developer who in terms will be working in PySide (Qt related) or Tkinter. Is there any benefits to me or the developer to work in Adobe XD or InVision. I am just trying to use the best tool to get the job done between the two.

        Thank you in advance! Nadia

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        Sketch

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          Mirror designs on mobile devices
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          Reusable elements/components
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          Vector
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          Plugins for everything
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          Real-time design preview on iOS devices
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          Constant updates
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          Thought for UI design
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          Not for Windows
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          Horrible for slide presentations

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        Priit Kaasik
        Engineering Lead at Katana MRP · | 8 upvotes · 467.7K views

        How we ended up choosing Confluence as our internal web / wiki / documentation platform at Katana.

        It happened because we chose Bitbucket over GitHub . We had Katana's first hackaton to assemble and test product engineering platform. It turned out that at that time you could have Bitbucket's private repositories and a team of five people for free - Done!

        This decision led us to using Bitbucket pipelines for CI, Jira for Kanban, and finally, Confluence. We also use Microsoft Office 365 and started with using OneNote, but SharePoint is still a nightmare product to use to collaborate, so OneNote had to go.

        Now, when thinking of the key value of Confluence to Katana then it is Product Requirements Management. We use Page Properties macros, integrations (with Slack , InVision, Sketch etc.) to manage Product Roadmap, flash out Epic and User Stories.

        We ended up with using Confluence because it is the best fit for our current engineering ecosystem.

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        Framer

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        Turn static mockups into prototypes with animation & interaction
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        PROS OF FRAMER
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          Great for prototyping
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          Free
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          Fast idea validation
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          Integrates right with Photoshop
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            Web-based application
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            Intuitive interface and perfect collaboration
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            Works on both Mac and Windows
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            Free software
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            Highly Collaborative
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            Great plugins, easy to extend
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            Large community, tutorials, documentation
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            Hands done the best design tool for collaboration!
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            Works on multiple OS's
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            Imports Sketch files
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            Interactive, event-based prototypes
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            Prototyping, design files and comments all in one place
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            No more syncing between Sketch and InVision
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          Adam Neary

          The tool we use for editing UI is React Storybook. It is the perfect place to make sure your work aligns with designs to the pixel across breakpoints. You get fast hot module reloading and a couple checkboxes to enable/disable browser features like Flexbox.

          The only tricks I apply to Storybook are loading the stories with the mock data we’ve extracted from the API. If your mock data really covers all the various various possible states for your UI, you are good to go. Beyond that, if you have alternative states you want to account for, perhaps loading or error states, you can add them in manually.

          This is the crux of the matter for Storybook. This file is entirely generated from Yeoman (discussed below), and it delivers the examples from the Alps Journey by default. getSectionsFromJourney() just filters the sections.

          One other hack you’ll notice is that I added a pair of divs to bookend my component vertically, since Storybook renders with whitespace around the component. That is fine for buttons or UI with borders, but it’s hard to tell precisely where your component starts and ends, so I hacked them in there.

          Since we are talking about how all these fabulous tools work so well together to help you be productive, can I just say what a delight it is to work on UI with Zeplin or Figma side by side with Storybook. Digging into UI in this abstract way takes all the chaos of this madcap world away one breakpoint at a time, and in that quiet realm, you are good down to the pixel every time.

          To supply Storybook and our unit tests with realistic mock data, we want to extract the mock data directly from our Shared Development Environment. As with codegen, even a small change in a query fragment should also trigger many small changes in mock data. And here, similarly, the hard part is tackled entirely by Apollo CLI, and you can stitch it together with your own code in no time.

          Coming back to Zeplin and Figma briefly, they're both built to allow engineers to extract content directly to facilitate product development.

          Extracting the copy for an entire paragraph is as simple as selecting the content in Zeplin and clicking the “copy” icon in the Content section of the sidebar. In the case of Zeplin, images can be extracted by selecting and clicking the “download” icon in the Assets section of the sidebar.

          ReactDesignStack #StorybookStack #StorybookDesignStack
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          Lucas Litton
          Founder & CEO at Macombey · | 2 upvotes · 175.8K views

          We chose Figma because of the collaboration aspect of it. We are able to work as a team to create designs for web apps, mobile apps, and alike. After creating our designs in Figma we start exporting the assets and designs over to Webflow and Supernova.

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          Interactive prototyping tool for all digital products
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            Very easy to learn and use
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            Marvel

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            Prototyping for everyone
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              Nice UI
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              Free
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              Easy animations
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              Howard Kiewe
              Senior Director of UX at ValGenesis · | 6 upvotes · 4.6K views

              Our UX designers currently use Adobe XD and we are considering moving to UXPin with Merge. Our UI developers are transitioning to React and perhaps React Native, so I'm intrigued by UXPin/Merge abilities to leverage React components, both for improved design fidelity and easier integration with production components. If you use or have evaluated UXPin and/or Merge, I'm interested to know your observations on UXPin/Merge as a design tool compared to any alternative, as well as to what extent Merge delivers on its promise of seamless integration between designers and front-end developers.

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              Nadia Matveyeva
              UI Designer at freelancer · | 5 upvotes · 41.9K views
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              I am working on a project for a client, I need to provide them with ideas and prototypes. They all have Adobe XD, but not InVision - I am the only one who will have that if purchased. I am trying to decide what would be the best tool to hand off the work to a developer who in terms will be working in PySide (Qt related) or Tkinter. Is there any benefits to me or the developer to work in Adobe XD or InVision. I am just trying to use the best tool to get the job done between the two.

              Thank you in advance! Nadia

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