Icons and symbols are small visual elements that you can attach to topics in your mind maps, which add meaning and context to them. These miniature images can be used to depict priority, types of activities, tasks, and types of information and ideas.
15 common mind map elements
If you’re new to the world of mind mapping software, you may not realize all of the types of content you can include in a software-produced visual map. So I created a mind map to summarize what’s possible.
The Noun Project: A great source of icons and symbols for your mind maps
The Noun Project is a large collection of over 800 open-source icons that you can use with your mind mapping program – with a little bit of modification.
Add clarity and meaning to your mind maps with icons and symbols
Icons and symbols are small visual elements that you can attach to topics in your mind maps, which add meaning and context to them. Here’s an overview of how you can utilize them, and how to customize your mind mapping program with additional icons and symbols to meet your specific needs.