Capture, connect, and share ideas with mind maps

Start mind mapping for free with MURAL, a space where you can organize your ideas, collaborate with others, and solve problems faster.

Capture, connect, and share ideas with mind maps

Start mind mapping for free with MURAL, a space where you can organize your ideas, collaborate with others, and solve problems faster.
Image of people collaborating to create a mind map in a mural
An image of people collaborating to create a mind map with MURAL

Mind map more effectively with MURAL — an intuitive and inclusive visual collaboration platform

  • Quickly capture all your ideas in one place — then organize and establish connections between concepts.
  • Collaborate visually with intuitive, inclusive tools — whether in real time, or asynchronously.
  • Kickstart strategy building, map user stories, plan design updates, and more with one of our free mind map templates.
  • Export, embed, or share your mind map with your team or whole organization to ensure everyone has a clear vision of your processes and goals.

Mind map more effectively with MURAL — an intuitive and inclusive visual collaboration platform

  • Quickly capture all your ideas in one place — then organize and establish connections between concepts.
  • Collaborate visually with intuitive, inclusive tools — whether in real time, or asynchronously.
  • Kickstart strategy building, map user stories, plan design updates, and more with one of our free mind map templates.
  • Export, embed, or share your mind map with your team or whole organization to ensure everyone has a clear vision of your processes and goals.
An image of people collaborating to create a mind map with MURAL

Features to help you get more out of MURAL

Whether conducting a brainstorming session or outlining your ideas, MURAL has tools designed to help your team succeed.

Mapping and Diagramming

Build quick and easy visualizations of flows, maps, processes, hierarchies, journeys, and more.

Real-time Collaboration

Add more productivity and engagement to meetings and calls with features to guide collaboration.

Icons, GIFs, & Images

Express complex ideas visually or lead an engaging team-building activity with Noun Project, GIPHY, and Unsplash integrations.

Flexible Permissions

Control access to collaboration features with view-only, edit, and facilitator settings.

Easy Sharing

There’s no barriers to collaboration with unlimited workspace members on the Free plan.

How to get started with Mind Mapping

MURAL's group mind mapping features bring everyone — across teams, departments, or whole organizations — into a shared visual space that allows every team member to contribute, boosting participation and ensuring that you'll never miss your team's best ideas, comments, or feedback.

Don't let your next great innovation get lost in endless email or message threads. Get started with MURAL for free, and make your online mind mapping more efficient, engaging, and effective.

  • Start from a blank canvas or with one of MURAL's dozens of brainstorming and mind mapping templates.
  • Each template includes facilitation tips to guide your team through each activity.
  • Add collaborators with unlimited visitors included with every membership.
  • Run an engaging real-time session or invite your team to share feedback asynchronously.
  • Resizable canvas expands to fit any project.
  • Embed or export your mind map mural for a record of all the amazing collaboration.

MURAL works with your team

Explore free template recommendations and popular use cases.

Frequently asked questions about Mind Mapping

What is a mind map?

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