When comparing Continuity vs Draw.io, the Slant community recommends Draw.io for most people. In the question“What are the best flowchart / diagram softwares?” Draw.io is ranked 1st while Continuity is ranked 18th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Free for personal and commercial use.
Extensible with scripts and images.
Pro Completely free
Pro Rich functionality for a web-based application
Pro Integrates with multiple cloud storage services
Draw.io offers saving files directly to services such as Google Drive, OneDrive or Dropbox along with saving to to computer.
Pro Good list of different output formats
Draw.io supports export for PNG, GIF, JPEG, PDF, SVG, HTML, and XML.
Pro There is also a Desktop version
Pro Internet Explorer 6-8 and touch device support
Draw.io works with every browser (even IE 6) without plugins.
Pro Real-time collaboration
Con Mono needed
Needs Mono .NET with GTK# to be installed.
Con Behaves strangely for certain diagram types
For example the snapping function for arrows doesn't work properly for the sequence diagram template.
Con Import from Visio .vsd is useless
Even simple diagrams get all scattered.