Mind Mapping & Brainstorming


  • Online and app based mind mapping too
  • Visually put your thoughts down to create mind maps easily
  • Print these mind maps for yourself or share with others
  • Cost: Free: web and lite app; $4.99: full app
  • Compatibility: Online Resource; iOS: iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
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  • Mind Mapping/Brainstorming tool for use on personal devices and the web
  • Collaborate in real time with other people
  • Use the program to present your work
  • Full use of software program and features costs a small, monthly feer
  • Cost: Free - up to 3 maps; $6.00/month additional maps and features
  • Compatibility:  Online Resource; iOS: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch; Android
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Ideament (formerly Idea Sketch)

  • Draw and create mind maps, concept maps, and flow charts
  • Convert your diagram into a text outline, or outline and turn it into a concept/mind map
  • Use to brainstorm, illustrate concepts, make lists and outlines, plan presentation and create organizational charts
  • Import text into Idea Sketch and automatically create diagrams and outlines
  • Share your idea using email, Dropbox and other
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPad, iPhone
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Inspiration Maps

  • Brainstorm and create mind maps using this app that’s similar to the fill Inspiration Program
  • Organize projects to create flow charts
  • Take notes using the visual system and icons to create maps and diagrams
  • Cost: $9.99
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPhone, iPad
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Mindjet Maps

  • Create visual mind maps to organize brainstorm, concepts, tasks, ideas, lecture or meeting notes, or action items
  • Easy to use gesture based commands
  • Mapping features include text styling, relationship, and various other tools
  • Integrate your maps to Dropbox for easy sharing
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPad: Android
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