In a previous post we learned how to use a
together block to keep elements together.
We can also layout elements in a different way: using hidden lines.
We define our elements and by using the keyword
[hidden] in our line definition the elements are layout as if there was a line, but we don’t see it.
This gives us great flexibility on how we layout our elements.
In the following sample we first have a PlantUML definition where we rely on the default layout: