Visualize new business strategies and brainstorm fresh ideas with our creative mind map templates and simple online editor. No design experience required. Over 40,000 businesses already use and trust Venngage.
Create mind maps to visualize ideas and simplify business processes
There are plenty of mind map templates online. Unfortunately, they all look the same.
Venngage has imaginative mind maps like no other. Browse mind map templates specific to strategic planning, HR, brainstorming, nonprofits and more.
Explain complex concepts and processes with our easy-to-use templates. You'll love how internal or external stakeholders suddenly seem more engaged in your work.
In fact, our customers often tell us they get lots of compliments on their unique designs from Venngage. They're not designers, but we help them look like one.
Discover how mind maps can improve your business communications.
How to create a free mind map in 5 steps:
- Sign up for Venngage with your email, Gmail or Facebook account - it's free!
- Select one of our professionally-designed mind map templates.
- Add all of your important ideas, points or nodes to the mind map.
- Improve your visual mind map with our collection of icons, illustrations and images.
- Share it directly from Venngage for free in a single click or upgrade to download.
Features of Venngage's mind map generator:
Concept map maker
Easy-to-edit concept maps that look great in your sales or marketing materials.
Bubble map maker
Brainstorm online in real time with our team features. Download and add your bubble map to presentations and more.
Process map creator
Visualize your business strategy with process map templates unique to your needs. Add your branding with one click.
Free online mind map creator
Use our free mind map templates and online editor. Upgrade to access our premium templates and features.
Visualize and brainstorm ideas with smart mind maps
Venngage's smart diagrams make mind map design a breeze.
You can easily add, edit, drag or delete text and branches in one click, and your mind map will automatically scale accordingly.
No need to edit and resize every single text box or arrow to your content. We'll do that—and you have time to focus on creating the best mind map for your audience.
One-click branding with My Brand Kit
Upload and save your brand colors, fonts and logo to your Brand Kit. Add your branding to any of our templates with one click.
Don't like how your brand colors look in a template? Toggle through the options to get a variety of combinations.
You can also use My Brand Kit to set title, subtitle and body font styles and sizes.
The result? Designs that are uniform and consistent every time.
Add icons, images and illustrations
Want your mind maps to be unique, engaging and memorable? Take your design up a notch by adding icons and illustrations.
Browse our library of over 40,000 icons and illustrations for visuals that fit your theme. Among those, there are over 2000 diverse icons and illustrations that you can use to represent your diverse audience.
Venngage's free mind map creator makes it easy for you to resize icons, change the colors and adjust the transparency—all in just a few clicks!
Collaborate with your entire team
Save time and effort designing with Venngage's real-time collaboration.
It's easy for everyone on your team to jump in, collaborate, work on a design and give each other feedback, all on a single design dashboard.
Our easy mind map maker transforms design and collaboration into a seamless experience, for anyone on the team, no matter the design skills.
Download or share your mind map in one click
You can share a public link for free after finishing your design.
Once you've upgraded to a paid plan, you can invite your team members to edit and provide feedback.
You can also download your mind map in PNG, PDF, Interactive PDF or PowerPoint format that can be added to PowerPoint, Google Slides, Word, Google Docs and other document editing tools.
Mind Map FAQ
What is a mind map and why are mind maps useful?
A mind map is a simple diagram that allows you to visually represent information. Mind maps are useful for helping you organize information, such as when planning a project or brainstorming ideas.
Where can I make mind maps online?
You can start by using Venngage's online mind map generator. Sign up for an account for free, start editing with our smart mind map editor, add any icons, illustrations or images you want and share your design in a single click. All done within a simple, easy-to-use online design dashboard.
Can you make mind maps on Microsoft Word?
You can make one by using the SmartArt feature, but it's incredibly time-consuming to edit and come up with an inspiring, visually engaging design. Instead, customize one of our inspiring mind map templates and easily export your design as a PNG file that can be used in any Microsoft Word document. Once you've downloaded, you can always go back and edit.