Mapul Alternatives

    Mapul is described as 'mind map software which allows you to create free hand branches of your mind map' and is an website in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Mapul, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, iPhone and iPad. 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 sites and apps similar to Mapul are MindMeister (Freemium), Mindomo (Freemium), SimpleMind (Freemium) and MindManager (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 6, 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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      Mindomo is the easiest online software for creating mind maps, concept maps, outlines and various other types of diagrams.
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      Almost everyone thinks Mindomo is a great alternative to Mapul.


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      SimpleMind is a great Mind Mapper with focus on simplicity and ease of use. Multiplatform, with live mindmap transfer.
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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. TiddlyMap is a TiddlyWiki plugin that turns your favourite personal note taking software in a wiki-concept-map hybrid! Yes, you will be able to do both: drawing maps and putting down knowledge in a wiki way.
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    7. MindMup is a zero friction free online mind mapping tool. MindMup is gratis and aims to create the most productive online mind mapping canvas out there.
    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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