Introduction

Please take a moment to join a Visual Programming Group in your area.

There didn’t seem to be a place on the net where someone could easily see what all the different visual programming languages (Graphical Programming Languages) look like.

A lot of Snapshots now. It is worth the download wait (I don’t want to split this into multiple pages: it would wreck the experience).

So, this post is just a lot of really cool screenshots and images of different visual programming languages. Have fun checking them all out.

If anyone feels we are breaking any copyright and wants us to remove any of these images, please send us an email. We’ve referenced the images.

If you have a visual language you would like to add to this post, then please send us an email.

If you find our work interesting, please follow us @interfaceVision and/or @erichosick for more posts on visual programming languages.

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Visual Programming Languages

There are a lot of domain specific visual languages available to play with and check out. Over the years, we’ve been collecting a list of different environments that we feel, in one way or another, could be viewed as visual programming languages.

We aren’t associated with any of the groups below. We just find their solutions interesting. A lot of these were found by browsing Wikipedia’s Visual Programming Language entry.

SketchPad

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Maybe the first. 1963.

GRaIL (Graphical Input Language)

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site Kinda

First “iconic” programing ~ 1968

Aardappel

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

ADL

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

AgentSheets and AgentCubes

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

Agilent VEE

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Alice

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Amici

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Appacitive

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Apple Shake

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

AppWare

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

App Inventor For Android

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Analog Box

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Commercial Use via Andescotia

ArcGIS Model Builder

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Audulus

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Automagic

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Automator

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Babuino

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Blender: Sverchok add on

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Blender: Textures Nodes

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Blockly

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

BloodHound

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Bounce

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Cognitoy’s Mindrover

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

ChipWits

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Copper Thoughts

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Coral

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Cortex

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

CyberToolbox

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Designscript

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

DRAKON

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

DrawFBP

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Flow-based programming implemented visually by the creator of flow-based programming: John Paul Morrison.

Dream Maker

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Drupal

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Dynamo

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Engi JS

Direct Link, Image Source, Live! Use It Now and Web Site

Etoys / Squeak

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Eyeon Fusion

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

EyesWeb

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Field

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

FL Studio

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

FlowLab

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Foundry Modo

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

ReDiLab:Node

Direct Link, Try It Out Here, Calculator, Image Source and Web Site

Flow Hub and NoFlo

Direct Link, Image Source 1, Image Source 2 Web Site 1 and Web Site 2

FlowStone

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

GenerativeComponents

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

GoDot Engine

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Google Web Designer

Direct Link, Wikipedia and Web Site

Grasshopper 3D

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Hopscotch

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Houdini (Node Based Workflow)

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

HyperCard

Note: see also LiveCode

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site???

Hypergraph

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

ICE (Interactive Creative Environment)

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

IFTTT

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

iLab Neuromorphic Robotics Toolkit

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Illumination Software Creator

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

InfoSphere Streams

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Intentional Technology

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Isadora

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Java Studio 1.0

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site ???

Jeskola Buzz

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Kimono

Direct Link, Web Site

Klieg

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Knime

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Kodu (Boku)

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

Kyma

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

LabView

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Ladder Logic

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Lamdu

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Lava

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Learnable Programming

More of a post on different ways to learn programming.

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Lily

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Really cool and hard to describe. You need to visit their demo web page and watch their videos.

Limnor Studio

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Little Big Planet

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Someone built an An 8-bit Mechanical Adder in LittleBigPlanet

LiveCode

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Looking for an image.

Mamba FX

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

MAX/MSP Jitter

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Marten

Marten is an implementation of the Prograph language.

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

MetaEdit+ Modeler

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

MiceOnABeam

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Mind+

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Microsoft Visual Programming Language MVPL

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

MindSpider

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Minecraft

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Considering someone has created a fully programmable computer using Minecraft.

Minibloq

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

This has a really cool looking interface.

Minko ShaderLab

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

Modkit Arduino Visual Programming

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Morphic

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Mozilla Appmaker

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

This was discussed quite a bit on Ycombinator.

MST Workshop

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

NeatTools Visual Programming Environment

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Nevo Studio

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

NodeBox

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Nuke

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Num3sis Composer

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

NXT-G

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube Wikipedia and Web Site

Legos!!!

OpenAlea Visualea

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

OpenDX

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

OpenFlippers

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Open Modelica

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Open Music

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

OpenWire

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

Orange

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Origami

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Piet

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Pipes

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Pypes

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Praxis LIVE

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Programming Without Coding Technology

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Prograph

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site??

PSeint

Direct Link, Image Provided By Email and Web Site

Pure Data

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Pygmalion

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site Info Only

Quadrigram

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Quartz Composer

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

RapidMiner

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Reactable

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Reaktor

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Redwire

Direct Link, Live! Use It Now and Web Site

Scheme Bricks

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Scratch

Direct Link, Image Source 1, Image Source 2, Wikipedia, Youtube and Web Site

Sextante

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Sikuli

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Snap!

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Sprog

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Substance Designer

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Synopsis

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

SynthEdit

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

SQL Server Integration Services

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Streamtools

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

StroyCode

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Stylus Studio

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Tersus

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

TextIt

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Thyrd

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

TouchDesigner

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

Touch Develop

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

From Microsoft research.

Tydlig

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

Thymio VPL

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

Tynker

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

UDK Kismet

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

UDK

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Unix Tools

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

V+

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Video Processing Language for the Raspberry Pi

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

VisTrails

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Visual JForex

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Viscuit

Direct Link, Image Source, Youtube and Web Site

VRL-Studio

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

VUO

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

VVVV

Direct Link, Image Source 1, Image Source 2, Wikipedia and Web Site

Windows Workflow Foundation

Direct Link, Image Source, Wikipedia and Web Site

World machine

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Xpresso

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Zaluum

Direct Link, Image Source and Web Site

Conclusion

That’s it for now. Please submit any languages you would like to see snapshots of.



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