iMapping Alternatives

    iMapping is described as 'visual tool that helps knowledge workers manage large amounts of information in a clear and structured way' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to iMapping for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is XMind. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try FreeMind or Freeplane. Other great apps like iMapping are MindMeister (Freemium), Mindomo (Freemium), MindManager (Paid) and ThinkComposer (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. XMind is a brainstorming and mind mapping application. It provides a rich set of different visualization styles, and allows sharing of created mind maps via their website.
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    2. FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java. The recent development has hopefully turned it into high productivity tool.

      Discontinued

      Last version from 2016. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/freemind/files/

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    3. Freeplane is a powerful and free software for building mind maps. It is a redesigned version of the well known FreeMind , and is created by one of FreeMind's key developers.
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    4. MindMeister is the market-leader in online mind mapping. Unlike traditional mind mapping tools, MindMeister allows for real-time brainstorming sessions between an unlimited number of users and requires only a standard web browser.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
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      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Firefox
      Mindomo is the easiest online software for creating mind maps, concept maps, outlines and various other types of diagrams.
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    5. MindManager’s flexible mind maps promote freeform thinking and quick organization of ideas, so creativity and productivity can live in harmony. Capture ideas. Manage meetings. Create strategic plans. Organize anything. Watch the video to see how you can do more with MindManager.
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    6. Create deep visual documents, adaptable and multi-level diagrams, flowcharts, concept maps, mind maps and models. Users can: - Define their own types of nodes and connectors, to reuse nomenclature, symbols, details structure.
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    7. The Visual Understanding Environment or VUE is a free, open source concept mapping application written in Java.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 3.3.0, released in October 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website and from GitHub.

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    8. A creative multi-platform based mind mapping software with rich originally designed resources and handy features for daily life, business and educational purposes.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Ayoa is a cloud-based work management tool that combines mind mapping with task management features.
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