Mind Map Creator

Transform your thoughts into clear and organized visualizations. Discover the ease of creating mind maps with Genially, an essential resource for learning and planning.


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What is a mind map?

Mind maps allow you to organize information in a visual and structured way, facilitating the understanding and memorization of concepts. An essential resource for students, teachers, and professionals.

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Organize your mind: Map out your thoughts

Genially makes it easy to create interactive and attractive mind maps. With a wide variety of templates and intuitive tools, you can turn your ideas into visual masterpieces in a matter of minutes.

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How to create an online mind map?

5 simple steps

  1. 1. Sign up for Genially.
  2. 2. Select a mind map template.
  3. 3. Customize it with your ideas and content.
  4. 4. Add interactivity and multimedia.
  5. 5. Share or download your creation.

Image of platform integrations that you can embed and integrate into your Genially: LinkedIn, Typeform, Figma, Youtube, Google Maps, Google Drive, X and Instagram.



Genially is the perfect tool for your needs


Add layers of information to your content with video, audio, quizzes and other clickable elements.


Grab your audience's attention with timed or click animations, transitions and stunning visual effects.

Rich media

Embed YouTube, Google Maps and content from other platforms directly into your designs.


Choose from multiple formats: interactive PDF, JPG, HTML, SCORM package or MP4 video.


Embed online content from your favorite platforms directly into your designs.

Unique link

Every genially has its own URL. Share the link for your audience to explore just like a website.

Using mind maps is beneficial for several reasons:

1. They facilitate the organization of ideas: They help to structure and organize information more clearly and logically, which facilitates its understanding. 

2. They improve memory: Representing information in a visual and structured way facilitates information recall.

3. They encourage creativity: Creating mind maps encourages lateral thinking, and creativity is enhanced by connecting ideas in a non-linear way. 

4. They are versatile: They can be used in various fields such as education, work, project planning, decision-making, among others. 

5. They improve concentration: When information is organized visually, concentration is improved and distractions are minimized.


A mind map should include a central idea, from which secondary and tertiary themes are organized hierarchically. These themes are represented through branches that, in turn, can be subdivided into sub-branches, using a tree-like structure. Each branch represents a concept or idea related to the central theme. It is important for the mind map to include keywords, images, colors, and symbols that facilitate the understanding and memory of the information. The organization of ideas must be logical and orderly, starting from the center and moving towards the edges of the page. It is also advisable for the design to be simple and clear to avoid information overload.

Mind maps are extremely versatile tools used for a variety of purposes. They are especially useful for planning and organizing ideas in projects, taking notes, summarizing information, brainstorming or generating ideas, making decisions, and solving problems. They are also a popular tool in education to help students understand and remember complex information. Additionally, mind maps are used in the business world for project planning, organizing meetings, and preparing presentations.

A mind map is a graphical representation that starts from a central idea and branches out into sub-ideas, often in a more artistic and free way. On the other hand, a concept map connects multiple ideas, showing the relationship between them through labeled links. It is used to understand and explain how different concepts are related.

Genially offers a wide variety of templates and the possibility to add interactivity and multimedia, facilitating the creation of attractive and functional mind maps. You can create it with your team in face-to-face sessions or online meetings, collaborating to edit it together. They are also 100% accessible, allowing keyboard navigation between the different elements. 

Genially allows you to share your mind maps using a link that you can share on social media, in messaging applications, emails, embed on web pages, or download in different formats for offline use.