Mind mapping app with a focus on simplicity and ease of use that will provide you with all the tools you need in order to organize your ideas
SimpleMind is a comprehensive mind mapping application that is focused on creativity and enables you to efficiently employ your Mac to record and organize ideas.
Comprehensive application that provides all the needed tools for efficient brainstorming
Despite the fact that on first view SimpleMind appears to be a little complicated with its many buttons displayed on the top Toolbar, it is a user-oriented and simple to use application: via the left side panel of the main window users can access the mind map’s structure, view, create and delete folders, while on the right side of the screen you can easily visualize and edit the mind map’s content.
For your convenience, SimpleMind comes with full support for drag-and-drop actions: change the mind map’s structure, undo and redo moves, adjust the topic width, add extra information to any topics by associating notes, create cross-links in order to connect different topics, and more.
Customize and modify your mind map with the help of an intuitive and easy-to-use set of features
Note that, in order to improve your overall experience, SimpleMind also comes with an automatic numbering system, a presentation mode, and a Search bar that can help you find certain mind map elements faster.
What’s more, in order to help you better organize your thoughts and ideas, SimpleMind enables you to arrange your mind maps in folders, to assign icons to topics, to create mind maps from the selected topics and branches, and so on. The app also provides a Navigation History, that provides quick access to recent documents.
Export and import your mind maps quickly and easily with just a few mouse clicks
Possibly the best thing about SimpleMind is that it enables users to store projects in the cloud, by using a Dropbox account: this way you can access the mind maps on all your devices, with minimal effort.
Worth mentioning is that SimpleMind offers support for exporting mind maps using the following file formats: PNG, PDF, HTML outline, Text outline, OPML, or Freemind format.
In a nutshell, SimpleMind is a fairly basic application that, via a simple user interface, will help your better organize your thoughts and come up with better ideas.
LIMITATIONS IN THE UNREGISTERED VERSION
- 30 days trial
- Easy to use application with full drag and drop actions support
- Create cross links between topics in order to access them faster
- Choose from many visual themes and styles, change colors, and assign icons to certain topics
- Save your mind maps on Dropbox and easily share them with other computers
- Export your mind maps as PNG images, PDF documents, HTML or text outlines, or Opml and Freemind files