Cluster Diagram Software
Overview: Cluster Diagrams,the first step in the writing process,
are a tremendous help in for well organized and attractive writing. The software here
will help you to build and modify beautiful cluster diagrams.
Examples: Here are some examples of cluster diagrams
built using the program Cluster LITE.
The following cluster diagram is for a personal letter introducing
oneself to a friend of a friend.
Note that there is not a specific way of doing a cluster diagram as can be seen in this
This cluster diagram is for a personal letter introducing one friend to another friend.
Software: There are a few versions of the software currently available. Choose the version most appropriate for you.
- Cluster Lite: An simple version of the software, suitable for beginners that runs on all computers.
- Cluster Basic: Cluster Lite plus the ability to load and save cluster diagrams. (may not run on some computers)
- Cluster Grand Master Gold: Cluster Basic + ability to order the linear outline + use squares rather than circles (may not run on some computers)
Once one has completed a cluster diagram, the outline can be exported as
the basis for developing a complete Linear Outline using word processing software
such as Microsoft WORD or OpenOffice, as seen in this example