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Visual Designer Update – What’s New With Our Decision Tree Maker

As a part of our continued efforts to make building decision trees easier and easier, we’ve updated the Zingtree Visual Designer tool to work better than ever.

Here’s what’s new:

  • Question Nodes and Answer Nodes are now a single type: Content Nodes. This makes it easier to add button options to any node with content in it.
  • The pop-up node editor can now edit button assignments, and these are immediately updated in the Designer view.
  • The “Save Layout” function is eliminated, as any changes to the tree are saved automatically.
  • Creating an image of the tree design via the PNG Export option now generates a full-size image, and eliminates unnecessary whitespace at the edges.
  • You can change the Root Node from within Designer (via the pop-up editor).
  • Designer loads 2x faster in most cases.
  • Unlinked buttons appear as red arrows, and the “UNLINKED” node can now be moved and repositioned.
  • Deleting buttons now updates the button order rank of the remaining buttons.
  • New, sharper hi-res icons.

Here’s an example of what you’ll see in the new Designer:

One other thing: We’ve eliminated the Undo and Redo buttons. Since changes to the tree save automatically, any previous versions can be retrieved using the Snapshots tool.

This update was a lot more work than it appears on the surface, as often we find that incremental improvements in the overall tree-building experience take a lot of time to build and test.

We hope you like the update! Please reach out with any questions, observations or suggestions.

 

What Kind of Halloween Costume Should You Wear This Year?

It’s Halloween time again, and we all know what that means — fun, fright, and SO many decisions!

From what kind of candy to get for trick-or-treaters, how much, what kind of decorations to put out, and what other kinds of plans to make, there’s a lot to juggle. The pressure of finding the absolute perfect costume can be a stressful addition to Halloween life, but have no fear! (Well, except for the appropriate amount…)

We have carefully selected costumes for many occasions, so whichever road you find yourself down on the day of the dead then you’ll be perfectly prepped.

 

 

What are you wearing this October 31st? Drop your ideas in the comments below!

Check out more great decision tree examples on the Zingtree Gallery.