Basic Course of Mental Maps
Igipuzkoa (in Spanish) — Excelent Basic course of mental maps
Windows based Free Software
Xmind – Excelent brainstorming and mind mapping software and the best way to share ideas.
Graphity - Excelent online diagram producer including mind maps.
Free Mind - the premier java-based mind mapping software known for its quick, one-click “fold/unfold” and “follow link” operations.
Wisemapping – “Visual Thinking Evolution”, offering free web based mind maps you can share anywhere on the web.
Mindomo – an online mapping application offering both free and paid premium accounts.
Recall Plus - enhance your learning power with the downloadable software for free, or upgrade to Plus for full functionality.
MindMeister – collaborative online mind mapping with free basic, premium, and team plans.
Mapul – online mind mapping using Ajax and Silverlight web technologies.
DeepMehta – software combining open-source and interdisciplinary research for knowledge management.
bubbl.us – a simple and free application that allows users to brainstorm and share ideas online.
Mind42 – manage all your ideas in a collaborative, free browser based software solution.
created by the Compendium Institute, with an open online forum for continued support.
Gliffy – easy, free, and fun way to draw and share diagrams on the web.
Wikka Wiki - a flexible and lightweight, php-driven wiki platform designed for speed and security.
IHMC Cmap Tools – designed to construct, share, and criticize mind and concept maps.
– a mind mapping tool designed for document generation, especially student reports and thesis.
Labyrinth – a lightweight mind mapping tool written in the Python programming language.
View Your Mind - a flexible tool used to generate and manipulate maps which show your thoughts
Mindraider a semantic web outliner, connecting the tradition of outline editors with emerging technologies.
Pimki a personal information manager loosely based on Instiki’s Wiki technology.
Planfacile – software designed to help people organize complex ideas into coherent documents.
The Brain - over 65 features in a dynamic visual interface and information organizer.
Mac-based Mind and Concept Mapping
Xmind – http://www.xmind.org/
ConceptDraw – http://www.conceptdraw.com/en/products/mindmap/main.php
Conception concept maps– http://www.parlog.com/en/index.html
Consideo – http://www.consideo.com/index.html
Conzilla concept maps– http://www.conzilla.org/wiki/Overview/Main
DeepaMehta – http://www.deepamehta.de/
Flying Logic – http://flyinglogic.com/
GraphViz concept maps– http://www.graphviz.org/
i2Brain – http://www.i2brain.com/
Incubator – http://www.mindcad.com/
Insight maps, commercial version of Cmap – http://www.ceryph.com/
concept Inspiration (and Kidspiration) – http://www.inspiration.com/productinfo/kidspiration/index.cfm
Life Map concept maps – http://www2.ucsc.edu/mlrg/mlrgtools.html
MindManager – http://www.mindjet.com/
MindNode – http://www.mindnode.com/
Novamind – http://www.nova-mind.com/
PersonalBrain – http://www.thebrain.com/
Pimki (Personal wiki with a Mind Map feature) – http://pimki.rubyforge.org/
Prefuse – http://prefuse.org/
Protege-OWL – http://protege.stanford.edu/overview/protege-owl.html
Semantica SE – http://www.semanticresearch.com/
Shared space – http://www.shared-space.net/
SMART Ideas concept maps – http://www.smarttech.com/products/smartideas/index.asp
Spark-Space – http://www.spark-space.com/business.htm
Tinderbox – http://www.eastgate.com/
VUE concept maps – http://vue.uit.tufts.edu/index.cfm