4 Free Mind Mapping Software

Mind Mapping is a idea, thought, or plan visualization method into diagram which is connected each other. Mind mapping learning model is evidenced to make us easier in solving various things. We can use mind mapping method to visualize our thought and plan, managing our project work-line, creating project time-line, creating flowchart diagram, creating mind0map, even creating brain storming diagram. Surely, how to create mind map is difficult when we draw it manually. However, by mind mapping software support, you can create mind map fast and easy.

Whatever your profession: student, manager, writer, college-student, entrepreneur, or other profession, you can take many benefits from this mind mapping method usage to reach success.

There are so many Mind Mapping software you can use for free, here are four best mind mapping software according to pusatgratis version, equipped with the mind map example.

1. XMind

XMindXmind is a mind mapping software with complete feature. This software is really easy to be used. Although XMind is a free version of XMind Pro, but its feature can be said as the most complete compared with other free mind mapping software. By XMind, you can create Mind Map, Fishbone Diagram, also spreadsheet. Equipped with markers, inline notes, also hyperlink/attachments features. XMind makes you easier in brainstorming.

After you’ve finished creating mind map, you can upload your mind map in xmind share. You can also embed your mind map in site or blog you have. Besides, mind map you create in XMind can also be exported into other popular mind mapping software such as FreeMind or MindManager. Interesting, isn’t it? You can download XMind for free here. XMind is available in Windows, Mac OS, Debian/Ubuntu, also portable version


2. FreeMind

FreeMindMany professionals use FreeMind as their mind map software. It’s not surprising since function and feature of FreeMind is really complete. However, in display, this software is still simple compared with other free mind map software.

This popular mind map software is downloaded by more than 4000 people every day. It proves that FreeMind can be your reliable free mind mapping software. You can download FreeMind here. FreeMind is available in Windows, Linux, Mac OS, also binary version for other operating system.


3. Edraw MindMap

EDraw MindMapHow to create mind map with Edraw MindMap can be said so easy. It because Edraw MindMap is an instant mind map maker equipped with Smart Drawing Guide feature. It provides so many templates, styles, effects and many mind map examples in various topics, made Edraw MindMap become suitable Mind Mapping software for beginner.
Because of its simplicity, Edraw MindMap is selected often because it has integrated with Microsoft Office already. You can download Edraw MindMap here or here. unfortunately, Edraw MindMap is only available in Windows version only.


4. MindMeister

MindMeisterActually, MindMeister is not a software, but it’s an application web provides online Mind Mapping service. By registering yourself for free, you can enjoy import, collaborate, share also other MindMeister services to three mind maps.

The strength of online mind map service compared with Mind Map software is its ability to collaborate Mind Map with your friends or work teams. MindMeister also supports for some mobile devices such as iPad, iPhone, also Android.
For you who want to enjoy online mind mapping service from MindMeister, just register yourself in MindMeister Basic service here.

I hope this 4 free mind mapping software summary here will be benefit for you. For me, mind mapping method is really helpful in solving various works and projects I worked on.


Travis Brice is a computer technician and also father of two cute children. After 6 years of hard work at telecommunication company, he decides to quit his job and build his own business. Now he also writes for Spyontech on his spare time. He loves to write about operating system, especially Microsoft Windows.

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