My friend and colleagues Brad Degraf and Jon Ramer teamed up to get me into MindMeister, on on-line mind mapping tool with a bunch of great features. I'll do a How-to on this later, after I've used it a bit.
But for now, I wanted to review it.
Here is a map I did for this article:
So the first nice thing is that you can embed a mind map into your blog posts quite easily. (We'll see how it survives feeds though). You merely select "export", copy the code. and drop it into your post.
You can select between "viewers" who can see your mind maps or collaborators who can actively edit the mindmaps.
You can also import or export to your favorite mind map programs, including Freemind and Mindmanager.
The controls are similar to both Freemind and MindManager. Insert starts a new node in the next level, enter creates a new node in the same level, etc.
After I've had a chance to use it for a few weeks, I'll do a how-to.
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