Take a tour of EdrawMind

Explore powerful features that will help you brainstorm and ideate while collaborating in real-time.

Even More Features You will Love

Accelerate Productivity

Enhance Aesthetics

Improve Interactivity

Pursue Perfection

Biology leaf diagram

Privacy Guaranteed

All information transfered is secured by the highest level SSL Encription, and the safety of your data is 100% guaranteed.
Biology leaf diagram

Cross-Platform Compatibility

Run on all available operating systems and all modern web browsers.
Biology leaf diagram

Real-Time Collaboration

Multiple team members can co-create synchronously.
Biology leaf diagram

Smart Layout

Say goodbye to manual resizing and keep more concentrated on getting thoughts out.
Biology leaf diagram

Customizable Themes

Start with a theme that fits your thoughts from our gallery.
Biology leaf diagram

Abundant Structures

22 differents structures to enrich your mind maps.
Biology leaf diagram

One-Click Generation

Transform your well-structured Word, HTML or Markdown document into a creative and engaging mind map with just one click.
Biology leaf diagram


Easily export your mind maps into PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and images.
Biology leaf diagram

Dropbox Integration

Enable to import/export mind maps from/to your Dropbox account.
Biology leaf diagram


Easily share your mind maps to social media or simply send a link to your coworkers.
Biology leaf diagram

Password Protection

Password protect your mind maps and keep them unreadable and unusable unless get your permission.
Biology leaf diagram

Formula Editor

Create and present mathematical equations with built-in symbols in your mind map.
Biology leaf diagram


The 700+ ready-made cliparts make your mind maps more creative and aesthetic.
Biology leaf diagram


Highlight some parts of your mind map by a variety of shapes as you like.
Biology leaf diagram


Insert a summary to summarize a set of targeting subtopics into a single topic.
Biology leaf diagram

Hyperlink & Attachment

Add a hyperlink and attachment to make a reference for supporting views.
Biology leaf diagram


Note down every detail to add larger bodies of text to the topics in your mind maps.
Biology leaf diagram


Insert a callout to supplement information about a topic.

How to Make a Mind Map with EdrawMind

Biology leaf diagram

Start with the main idea

Determine the main idea of your mind map as it represents the core of the content you are going to show. Create a new blank file in EdrawMind and write down your main idea. All of your related ideas will extend from this core.
Biology leaf diagram

Add branches

Add enough parent topics to outline the basic structure of your mind map. Just click Enter key to add topics under the main idea. No need to drag additional lines. Use the hotkey Insert or Tab to add subtopics in your mind map and fill up it with more detailed information.
Biology leaf diagram

Style your map

Easy to get bored with text only? Color themes, structures, images and cliparts will help illustrate your main idea and avoid getting readers' eye strain so fast.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can import the Word file in EdrawMind to automatically create a mind map. Make sure the content in Word is in the proper text style. So EdrawMind can correctly match titles and paragraphs with branches of different levels. Go to the File tab, click Import, and find Word option to import your document.
Click the Auto Create button under the Slideshow tab to generate a smart slideshow presentation on your mind map in EdrawMind. Alternatively, you can choose not to divide your mind map into small pieces, but travel across the whole map via the Traverse Topics or Branches features.
Click the share icon next to your user name to generate the sharing link and select which social media you would like to share on.
Use the brainstorming mode to collect every idea in the session. Determine the main topic, drag these ideas from the discussion panel and drop them into the canvas to build your mind map.

Move ideas forward, faster and better with EdrawMind