CmapTools Alternatives

    CmapTools is described as 'concept maps on servers, edit their maps synchronously (at the same time) with other users on the Internet, and search the web for information relevant to a concept map' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CmapTools for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and Android. The best alternative is yEd Graph Editor, which is free. Other great apps like CmapTools are LibreOffice - Draw (Free, Open Source), Lucidchart (Freemium), Microsoft Office Visio (Paid) and Coggle (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Feb 16, 2020

    1. Minzel is a beautiful and free mindmapping tool built for creatives and gives you the power to visualize your thoughts. It is simple to use and allows fast and productive mind mapping. You can use Minzel on every modern browser.
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      Protégé is a free, open source ontology editor and knowledge-base framework.
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      Argunet Editor is a free argument map editor for analyzing and visualizing complex debates. You can use it offline and save your debates on your hard-disk. Or you can use it as a client-server application.
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      Produce unique, information rich, vivid solutions for enhanced creative thinking and compelling presentations.
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      Compendium is a software tool providing a flexible visual interface for managing the connections between information and ideas.

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      The last update of this program was 2013. Most if all the links to the original program no longer work. The newer versions of the program points to other websites that don't list the program or associated.

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      It's a software for learning purposes. It's more than CMapTools
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    2. SpiderScribe.net is an easier and more flexible way to create mind maps and brainstorm online. It allows to connect notes, images, files, etc. into free form maps.
    3. MyDraw is an easy to use, yet powerful diagramming software that lets you create a large number of diagrams like flowcharts, organizational charts, mind maps, network diagrams, floor plans, family trees, business model diagrams, and many more.
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    4. Personal Memory Manager helps you spin-off from the top: manage your own knowledge and ideas.
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    5. Clickcharts flowchart software allows for easy drawing of diagrams and flowcharts to provide a way of organising and displaying data. Lay out your ideas, organisation and processes or create UML, Venn or mind map diagrams with this flow diagram maker.
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