Mind map templates to drive innovation

Improve collaboration and drive creativity with dynamic digital mind maps.

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Fujitsu Siemens
Fujitsu Siemens

Mind maps made easy with MindManager

Mind maps are a powerful tool for organizing thoughts and increasing creativity. MindManager makes creating digital mind maps simple.

In seconds, your team can create a customizable digital mind map with features like:

Sticky notes

Sticky notes

Digital Post-it notes can highlight great ideas, add more information about a specific topic, share resources, or include context about a particular project.

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Sticky notes

Tasks and tags

Turn your brainstorming session or meeting into actionable plans by tagging colleagues and assigning tasks.

Elevate async collaboration

Adjustable sharing

Customizable settings allow you to share your mind map and control editing access.

Jira integration

Seamless integrations

Work smarter by connecting mind maps to your favorite work platforms, including Jira, Dropbox, and OneDrive.

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Don’t just take our word for it! Real users cite how MindManager enables them to drive conservations, illustrate their processes and workflows, and is a highly effective, easy-to-use communication tool.

“Changing any maps element's colors, shapes, and fonts only takes only a few clicks.”

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“I like the intuitive interface, fonts, and design elements that make the map easy to read.”

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“Hands down the best mind mapping application.”

-Steve S.

Get started with these customizable templates to unlock your mind power

How to get started with mind maps in MindManager

Online mind maps make organizing, collaborating, and generating innovative ideas easier. With MindManager, you can create and customize mind maps in a few clicks.

Here's how to get started:

If you aren't a subscriber, create an account and access your 30-day fully functional free trial.

Sign into MindManager
Select "New" and choose a template from the library
Choose whether to keep example content
Customize your mind map
Share your mind map

Mind map use cases

What can you use mind maps for? Anything you can dream up!

Mind map case study: Bunda Mulia teacher uses mind maps to streamline lesson plans 

Physics is a complex topic that many students struggle with. Bunda Mulia teacher Sutarto found using mind maps to diagram his lessons reduced lesson prep time by 90%.

It also improved lesson quality and, more importantly, increased grade averages.

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Mind map FAQ

Mind maps are frequently used for brainstorming fresh, unique ideas. Before you get started, read through these frequently asked questions.

If you aren't a subscriber, start by signing up for a free trial of MindManager. You can try all the features for free for 30 days, so there's no reason not to give it a try!

Once you're logged in, select New, then select a template from our large library to start your mind map journey.

How do I make a mind map chart?   

A mind map chart can be created using a physical whiteboard or a digital mind map chart tool. With MindManager, you can make a mind map from scratch or use one of our customized templates.

Add sticky notes, charts, links, images, graphs, and more. There's no right or wrong way to create a mind map, so use the method that works best for you.

How do I link maps in MindManager? 

Navigate to the map view of the map you want to link to. Click the Share icon, located on the right side of the top navigation bar.

Select Copy Link and navigate to the map where you want to add the link. Highlight the element to which you want to add the link, then look for the link icon on the right sidebar.

Click the icon to access the link and attachment settings. Select Add to paste the link.

Drive innovation and creativity with mind maps

Mind maps provide a visual framework that encourages creative thinking and effective communication. By fostering a shared understanding of ideas, they empower teams to explore new concepts, solve complex problems, and drive innovative solutions.

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