We are back with a series of upgrades to our tool. We always want our users to have a great experience using Mindomo. Therefore, we are happy to announce the fresh improvements that we recently made, taking into account your suggestions as well. Starting this month, brand new colorful themes, style enhancements and outline upgrades are available. Let’s start with the most awaited ones: Brand new vibrant themes Now there is a big variety of colorful themes added to our library. Be more creative and customize your maps with these fresh looks. We created different types of themes, from very colorful and vibrant to simple and suggestive ones. We played with the fill and border colors to create original and modern designs. This way, you can benefit from a mixture…

Mind maps can serve many functions, from organizing and planning to brainstorming and problem solving. But did you ever think to use a mind map for note-taking? It is not just a student’s habit to help him/her learn their courses. Even if you didn’t think about it, everyone uses note-taking in various situations: at work, school, or home. For example, you may take notes for a shopping list, in business meetings, making to-do lists, setting reminders, research, etc. We start to take notes early in life, when we are in school. Certainly, in academic, business, and personal contexts it’s essential to be able to take effective notes. Unfortunately, we were not taught to do it properly, even if it is an invaluable skill. We only learned to use the linear…

For many people mind maps and concept maps seem to be the same thing. Thus, they are often mixed up. They resemble each other, both being used for organizing information, but they have their own distinctive functions. Let’s find out which one is better: concept map vs mind map. You will find out which one is more appropriate depending on the reason you use one of them. Benefits They are both graphical representations of information and many studies have shown the multiple benefits of visual learning. For instance, visual mapping improves memory and creativity, promotes better understanding, makes things easy to structure, and even improves task management. Both are simple to use and this is one of the best leverages. Little kids, students, and adults can benefit from these tools.…

Are you trying to improve your mind mapping skills? Even if you are using mind maps for a while or you just started, there are always more things to learn. In both cases, you should find out the mind mapping techniques that will turn you into an expert when it comes to mind maps! Either in business, education, or personal life, a mind map is a great tool for organizing information. The best part of this graphic organizer is that it has multiple uses. It comes in handy for problem solving, brainstorming, planning and organizing. Moreover, it is an amazing study technique. A visual form of knowledge makes it easier to understand and memorize. You can create a mind map for note taking, structuring courses or essays, consolidating and organizing…

People are using mind mapping more and more for different purposes. Although this technique is so simple, it developed over time. Which is the best mind map creator that you can use today? Which one has the most features? Let’s find out together what mind mapping software can do and how to be sure that you are using the most performant one!One of the earliest documented examples is tracked back in the 3rd century BCE. In that time Aristotle’s work was organized by the philosopher Porphyry of Tyros using mind maps. From that moment it started to be popular. Nowadays, you don’t have to draw it in the sand using a stick. Furthermore, you don’t even need to pencil it on the paper. In the 21st century, technology offers the…