Note: This current version works best on Google Chrome and hasn’t been optimized for mobile devices yet
The Mind Map is designed to help you elicit, organize, summarize and synthesize ideas from your group or just yourself.
A Mind Map consists of many nodes organized into a hierarchical structure. The structure can go as deep as you like.
A key use of Mind Maps is to organize lots of ideas and then summarize them so the essence of the ideas can be grasped quickly, while making it easy to drill down and see all the ideas that contributed to the summary.
We use Mind Maps to elicit, organize, summarize and synthesize ideas from a group. It really helps the group Think Together.
Here is a quick, silent video of what mind mapping looks like in action
This video shows how tagging and mind map work together:
This videos shows how tagging and mind mapping work in the 21st Century Deliberation process, from setup through prioritization.