Collaborative mind mapping

Miro’s mind map maker is the quickest, easiest way for teams to capture, organize, and map out their ideas in a structured way.

Over 70M+ users love Miro.

Infinitely expand your thinking with AI

Discover new topics and explore ideas by automatically generating expansive, multi-branch mind maps using Miro Assist.

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Break down complex problems with ease

Analyze complex problems by splitting the causes and exploring their relationships, rearranging your mind map, and dragging and dropping nodes to structure your ideas.

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Customize your mind map for a professional look

Apply colors, images, and different styles to your mind map to tell your story in a professional manner.

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Why use Miro's mind mapping tool

Presentation mode and Talktrack

Toggle into presentation mode, break up your mind map into frames to present them as slides, or record an interactive video to share with your team.

Easily share

Choose from multiple ways to share your mind map — including embedding it into thousands of websites and tools like Confluence, Notion, and Teams.

Real-time and async collaboration

Co-create your mind map with multiple team members in one space, or tag each other in comments to start meaningful discussions.

Infinite canvas

Easily expand your mind map and add any important content to the same board — including spreadsheets, PDFs, images, and more.

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An intuitive and robust mind map maker

Miro's mind map maker helps distributed teams brainstorm, plan projects, map out information architecture, create org charts, and develop sales strategies.

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Concept map maker

Use Miro's concept map to link key concepts to get a big picture overview. Bring structure to concepts through visual collaboration.

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Brainstorming tools

Unleash your creative ideas on an infinite canvas and collaborate in real time from any location. Brainstorm in many formats with sticky notes, diagrams, and more.

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Presentations

Give better presentations and communicate your ideas, projects, and everything you need. Miro helps you to gain the confidence to keep the momentum going.

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Online sticky notes

Miro's digital collaboration tool is a visual workspace where you can work with sticky notes online — and so much more.

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Flowchart maker

Create flowcharts at speed and simplify your workflows and daily routines with Miro’s flowchart creator.

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How to create a mind map with Miro

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1

Select the Mind Map app

Drag the mind map to the board.

2

Start with a central concept

Add the problem you'd like to solve to the parent node.

3

Add branches

Click on the plus sign on either side of the node to add a child node.

4

Make it yours

Choose a new color for a branch using Miro’s palette tool.

5

Organize your mind map

Easily keep your mind map aligned using Auto Layout — even when you move branches around or create new nodes.

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Mind map FAQs

Yes, Miro’s mind map creator 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.

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