[fr] MindMeister est un logiciel de mind-mapping (comme FreeMind ou Mind Manager) en ligne, à la Google Docs. J'ai des invitations si vous désirez essayer. On peut collaborer sur des documents à plusieurs et les publier sur le web.
A quickie before I head out to write more hopefully useful stuff for teenagers: my friend [Gabriel](http://iblog.ch) sent me an invitation to [MindMeister](http://www.mindmeister.com/), an [online mind-mapping service](http://www.mindmeister.com/home/about). Actually, I almost spammed it, but luckily had a closer look just in time.
Sign up is nice and easy, I was able to import a mindmap from [Freemind](http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page) in three effortless clicks, and the whole interface is very Google Docs-like. If you like Google Docs and have use for mind mapping (you should!), then you’ll probably like MindMeister. It’s still a little green, of course, but trust me — this is screaming for an acquisition 🙂
You can of course collaborate on mind maps and share them with the public (I just did that with the [very ugly brainstorming](http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=ddcrwvm8_16d3fhsz) related to [my reboot talk proposal](http://www.reboot.dk/artefact-773-en.html)). They autosave, so you don’t have to worry about losing your work (like I almost did — [again!](http://twitter.com/stephtara/statuses/9602221) — with this blog post). You can also [export to Mind Manager or FreeMind](http://mindmeister.com/home/show_news/5), of course (guys, you need to make your permalinks more visible in the blog; I had to go through the RSS feed to find that one).
Interested? It’s a closed beta, but I have invites. Just ask!
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- Java and FreeMind on my MacBook [en] (2006)
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5 thoughts on “MindMeister: Google Docs-Style Mind Mapping [en]”
Looks great to me. I would be particularly interested in the collaborative aspects of mindmapping. Being able to work together à la GoggleDocs so to speak is promising. I’ve been waiting to see what Google are going to do with JotSpot but it’s turning into a long wait … 🙁
If you have a spare invite I would love one.
veut bien une invit’ !
I like it and it works well. Import of some of my maps from MM6 worked without a hitch. I haven’t tried importing from Freemind. Thanks!
Un autre outil de mindmapping on-line intéressant, avec plus de fonctionnalités, mais ne permettant actuellement pas de travailler à plusieurs sur la même carte:
Do you know if Mind Meister can import Maps from Buzan’s iMindMap? I have had a dig around their site and can’t find any reference to it. I wondered if you as an “insider” could shed some light on that.