Introducing
Miro
Mind Map

A quick and easy way for teams to capture, organize, and structure their ideas.
Create Your Mind Map
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Brought to you by Miro, the online collaborative whiteboard platform trusted by over 8 million users.
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An intuitive and robust
mind mapping tool

Toolbar Miro Mind Map Hand Lines
develop sales strategies
create org charts
map out information
architecture
plan projects
brainstorm
Helps distributed teams
to concurrently
Miro Mind Map

More than your average mind map

As an infinite virtual whiteboard, Miro helps teams get any visual task done,
such as user story mapping, agile planning, design iteration or visual project management.
More than just a mind map software
Create your Mind Map
Skyscanner Learn how to structure thoughts with mind maps
Richard Davidson, Agile Project Manager
Miro has helped us work across multiple
sites around the world and has enabled us to be
far more productive than before.

Miro Mind Map Features

Miro offers the perfect balance of simplicity and function for bringing your ideas to life.
Timesaving shortcuts to build
maps quickly.

Hotkeys

Hotkeys
Multiple design styles
Colorful and curvy or thin black
and angular styles.

Multiple design styles

Auto-arrange
One-click auto-organize your map for a more clean and structured design.

Auto-arrange

Multiple team members can co-create synchronously.

Real-time collaboration

Real-time collaboration
Built-in video, chat, @mentions, and comments.
Seamless communication

Seamless communication

Infinite canvas
Add any content or other mind maps
to the same board.

Infinite canvas

Publish and share
Export to high-res, send private share links
(no login required), or embed your mind maps.

Publish and share

Presentation mode
Toggle into presentation mode, or break
up your map into frames to present slides.

Presentation mode

Integrate your favorite tools
20+ integrations like Jira, Confluence, Slack, InVision, Google Drive, and more.

Integrate your favorite tools

Start mind mapping
Try it free ∙ No credit card required
What I like most about Miro is how easy it is to share my project maps ... I need to bring my whiteboard experience online and share it with every team member and stakeholder that needs it.
Chelsea Scholz, Marketing Manager
Learn how to use Miro's mind map software Unbouce

How to Create a Mind Map Online

Mind maps help you visually structure your thoughts during a brainstorming session. For teams, it can be an extremely useful way to capture everyone’s ideas collaboratively. It’s easy to create a mind map with Miro:

Start with a central concept

Click anywhere on the Miro board to add a node with a problem you’d like to solve, an idea you’d like to explore, or another concept for the mind map. All of your related ideas will extend from this core.

Add branches

For every new idea you have, create a branch (a line connecting the ideas) with a child node. In Miro, click on the plus sign on either side of a node to add a child node. Each concept can have unlimited branches and sub-branches, so the ideas can continue to flow.

Use colors

Colors can help you keep your ideas visually organized and easily understandable. You can choose a new color for a branch using Miro’s palette tool. To move nodes around, simply drag and drop.

Mind Map FAQs

Mind maps are popular among teams of all types, because they help you generate and organize a large volume of ideas quickly. Check out some frequently asked questions about Miro’s mind map template.

Is Miro’s mind map free?

Yes, Miro’s mind map is 100% free and requires no credit card. After you sign up, you can invite collaborators to your board and start creating a mind map right away.

When should I use a mind map?

Mind maps are great for any time you need to organize ideas, thoughts, or concepts and see how they are interrelated. They are especially useful for brainstorming sessions, problem solving workshops, or note-taking.

Can I share my mind map with my team?

You can share your mind map with your team at any time by using the Share button at the top of your Miro board. You have the option to allow them to view, comment on, or edit your mind map. You can also download your mind map as a PDF, if you want an artifact to share in other channels.

How can I brainstorm with a mind map?

To brainstorm with a mind map, start with one central idea or problem in the middle of the page or board. Establish a few rules, so people know how the session is going to progress. There are a ton of different brainstorming techniques you can use to generate multiple new ideas quickly. As each new idea flows, simply add it to a new node on your virtual mind map.

Introducing
Miro
Mind Map

A quick and easy way for teams to capture,
organize, and structure their ideas.
Create Your Mind Map
Try it free ∙ No credit card required
Play button
Brought to you by Miro, the online collaborative
whiteboard platform trusted by over 8 million users.
Customer logos
Background

An intuitive and robust
mind mapping tool

Toolbar Miro Mind Map Hand Lines
Miro Mind Map
Helps distributed teams
to concurrently
brainstorm
plan projects
map out information
architecture
create org charts
develop sales strategies

More than your average mind map

As an infinite virtual whiteboard, Miro helps teams get any visual task done,
such as user story mapping, agile planning, design iteration or visual project management.
More than just a mind map software
Create your Mind Map
Miro has helped us work across multiple
sites around the world and has enabled us to be
far more productive than before.
Richard Davidson, Agile Project Manager
Learn how to structure thoughts with mind maps Skyscanner

Miro Mind Map Features

Miro offers the perfect balance of simplicity and function for bringing your ideas to life.
Hotkeys

Hotkeys

Timesaving shortcuts to build
maps quickly.
Multiple design styles

Multiple design styles

Colorful and curvy or thin black
and angular styles.
Auto-arrange

Auto-arrange

One-click auto-organize your map
for a more clean and structured design.
Real-time collaboration

Real-time collaboration

Multiple team members can co-
create synchronously.
Seamless communication

Seamless communication

Built-in video, chat, @mentions,
and comments.
Infinite canvas

Infinite canvas

Add any content or other mind
maps to the same board.
Publish and share

Publish and share

Export to high-res, send private share links
(no login required), or embed your mind maps.
Presentation mode

Presentation mode

Toggle into presentation mode, or break
up your map into frames to present slides.
Integrate your favorite tools

Integrate your favorite tools

20+ integrations like Jira, Confluence, Slack,
InVision, Google Drive, and more.
Create Your Mind Map
Try it free ∙ No credit card required
What I like most about Miro is how easy it is to share my project maps ... I need to bring my whiteboard experience online and share it with every team member and stakeholder that needs it.
Chelsea Scholz, Marketing Manager
Learn how to use Miro's mind map software Unbounce

How to Create a Mind Map Online

Mind maps help you visually structure your thoughts during a brainstorming session. For teams, it can be an extremely useful way to capture everyone’s ideas collaboratively. It’s easy to create a mind map with Miro:

Start with a central concept

Click anywhere on the Miro board to add a node with a problem you’d like to solve, an idea you’d like to explore, or another concept for the mind map. All of your related ideas will extend from this core.

Add branches

For every new idea you have, create a branch (a line connecting the ideas) with a child node. In Miro, click on the plus sign on either side of a node to add a child node. Each concept can have unlimited branches and sub-branches, so the ideas can continue to flow.

Use colors

Colors can help you keep your ideas visually organized and easily understandable. You can choose a new color for a branch using Miro’s palette tool. To move nodes around, simply drag and drop.

Mind Map FAQs

Mind maps are popular among teams of all types, because they help you generate and organize a large volume of ideas quickly. Check out some frequently asked questions about Miro’s mind map template.

Is Miro’s mind map free?

Yes, Miro’s mind map is 100% free and requires no credit card. After you sign up, you can invite collaborators to your board and start creating a mind map right away.

When should I use a mind map?

Mind maps are great for any time you need to organize ideas, thoughts, or concepts and see how they are interrelated. They are especially useful for brainstorming sessions, problem solving workshops, or note-taking.

Can I share my mind map with my team?

You can share your mind map with your team at any time by using the Share button at the top of your Miro board. You have the option to allow them to view, comment on, or edit your mind map. You can also download your mind map as a PDF, if you want an artifact to share in other channels.

How can I brainstorm with a mind map?

To brainstorm with a mind map, start with one central idea or problem in the middle of the page or board. Establish a few rules, so people know how the session is going to progress. There are a ton of different brainstorming techniques you can use to generate multiple new ideas quickly. As each new idea flows, simply add it to a new node on your virtual mind map.

Introducing
Miro
Mind Map

A quick and easy way for
teams to capture, organize,
and structure their ideas.
Create Your Mind Map
Try it free ∙ No credit card required
Brought to you by Miro, the online collaborative whiteboard platform trusted by over 8 million users.
Customer logos
Background

An intuitive and robust
mind mapping tool

Mind map
Miro Mind Map
Helps distributed teams
to concurrently
brainstorm
plan projects
create org charts
develop sales
strategies
map out
information
architecture

More than your average mind map

As an infinite virtual whiteboard, Miro helps teams get any visual task done, such as user story mapping, agile planning, design iteration or visual project management.
Create your Mind Map
Skyscanner
Miro has helped
us work across multiple sites around the world and has enabled us to be far more productive than before.
Richard Davidson, Agile Project Manager
Learn how to structure thoughts with mind maps

Miro
Mind Map Features

Miro offers the perfect balance of simplicity and function for bringing your ideas to life.
Hotkeys

Hotkeys

Timesaving shortcuts to build
maps quickly.
Real-time collaboration

Real-time collaboration

Multiple team members can co-
create synchronously.
Publish and share

Publish and share

Export to high-res, send private
share links (no login required),
or embed your mind maps.
Multiple design styles

Multiple design styles

Colorful and curvy or thin black
and angular styles.
Seamless communication

Seamless communication

Built-in video, chat, @mentions,
and comments.
Presentation mode

Presentation mode

Toggle into presentation mode,
or break up your map into frames
to present slides.
Auto-arrange

Auto-arrange

One-click auto-organize your map
for a more clean and structured design.
Infinite canvas

Infinite canvas

Add any content or other mind
maps to the same board.
Integrate your favorite tools

Integrate your
favorite tools

20+ integrations like Jira,
Confluence, Slack, InVision,
Google Drive, and more.
Create Your Mind Map
Try it free ∙ No credit card required
Unbounce
What I like most about Miro is how easy it is to share my project maps ... I need to bring my whiteboard experience online and share it with every team member and stakeholder that needs it.
Chelsea Scholz, Marketing Manager
Learn how to use Miro's mind map software

How to Create a Mind Map Online

Mind maps help you visually structure your thoughts during a brainstorming session. For teams, it can be an extremely useful way to capture everyone’s ideas collaboratively. It’s easy to create a mind map with Miro:

Start with a central concept

Click anywhere on the Miro board to add a node with a problem you’d like to solve, an idea you’d like to explore, or another concept for the mind map. All of your related ideas will extend from this core.

Add branches

For every new idea you have, create a branch (a line connecting the ideas) with a child node. In Miro, click on the plus sign on either side of a node to add a child node. Each concept can have unlimited branches and sub-branches, so the ideas can continue to flow.

Use colors

Colors can help you keep your ideas visually organized and easily understandable. You can choose a new color for a branch using Miro’s palette tool. To move nodes around, simply drag and drop.

Mind Map FAQs

Mind maps are popular among teams of all types, because they help you generate and organize a large volume of ideas quickly. Check out some frequently asked questions about Miro's mind map template.

Is Miro’s mind map free?

Yes, Miro’s mind map is 100% free and requires no credit card. After you sign up, you can invite collaborators to your board and start creating a mind map right away.

When should I use a mind map?

Mind maps are great for any time you need to organize ideas, thoughts, or concepts and see how they are interrelated. They are especially useful for brainstorming sessions, problem solving workshops, or note-taking.

Can I share my mind map with my team?

You can share your mind map with your team at any time by using the Share button at the top of your Miro board. You have the option to allow them to view, comment on, or edit your mind map. You can also download your mind map as a PDF, if you want an artifact to share in other channels.

How can I brainstorm with a mind map?

To brainstorm with a mind map, start with one central idea or problem in the middle of the page or board. Establish a few rules, so people know how the session is going to progress. There are a ton of different brainstorming techniques you can use to generate multiple new ideas quickly. As each new idea flows, simply add it to a new node on your virtual mind map.

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