Doug O’Neill, in his Verbal to Visual Blog, describes visual thinking as a new language that genius can use to express itself. He says that since he began sketchnoting, he believes he has become more creative. Here, I riff on his deep thoughts.
XMind Ltd. began developing its flagship mind mapping software as an open-source project in November, 2008. At the time, the idea of offering fully functional mind mapping program for free was a radical idea. But it turned out to be very popular and today has millions of users worldwide.
Last month, TheBrain Technologies launched TheBrain 9, which has been re-created from the ground up for improved performance and stability. In addition, it features numerous usability enhancements that make it worth a fresh look.
Mind maps recently added an intriguing new element to the TEDxBristol event in the UK, thanks to Mind Doodle, a web-based mind mapping tool.
Think forward 10 years. What do you think is possible in your home and work life? Then please share your creative ideas in the public mind map that’s contained in this blog post.
Have you ever been stumped by a creative challenge? Maybe you just need to look at it from a new, creative perspective with this simple mind map.
What’s the difference between concept mapping and mind mapping? Here is a concise summary of these two visual mapping techniques.
Like most tools, mind mapping software is only as good as the skill of the person using it. Here are 6 practices you can usevnow to dramatically improve the effectiveness of your mind maps.
In recent years, blogger, book author and avid mind mapper Roger C. Parker has developed a strong, professional-looking brand for his mind maps. I recently interviewed him to learn how he developed their distinctive look and feel.
Mind mapping software is a critically important tool for brainstorming, capturing research, formulating and refining business plans, making decisions and tackling information overload in business. That’s the clear message of this year’s 2015 Mind Mapping Software Trends survey.