Category:Visual language

From Rosetta Code
This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at Visual programming language. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with Rosetta Code, the text of Wikipedia is available under the GNU FDL. (See links for details on variance)
This page is a stub. It needs more information! You can help Rosetta Code by filling it in!

A visual programming language (VPL) is any programming language that lets users create programs by manipulating program elements graphically rather than by specifying them textually.[1][2] A VPL allows programming with visual expressions, spatial arrangements of text and graphic symbols, used either as elements of syntax or secondary notation. For example, many VPLs (known as dataflow or diagrammatic programming)[3] are based on the idea of "boxes and arrows", where boxes or other screen objects are treated as entities, connected by arrows, lines or arcs which represent relations.

Examples include Adobe Authorware, Prograph, and YAWL.

Please note that this is not the same as graphical programming languages, like Piet.

This category currently contains no pages or media.