Video: ConceptDraw vs MindMeister

Last updated: September 19, 2017

ConceptDraw

Professional and easy to use tool for creating mind maps. Provides an extensive set of capabilities for organizing ideas and data. Compatible with MS Office: Word, PowerPoint, Project, and OneNote. Supports all common mind mapping formats.

MindMeister

We've built MindMeister from the ground up to facilitate collaboration. Because of its sleek design and simple to use interface, MindMeister has been positioned as the number one mind mapping and online collaboration tool available today. Behind the product is a very strong team of developers following the company's philosophy of bringing the very latest advancements in web 2.0 technology to you.


ConceptDraw was updated more recently than MindMeister:

2018. New Funnel Diagrams Solution for ConceptDraw PRO

The newest addition to ConceptDraw is the Funnel Diagrams solution. It supports the funnel management activity by offering numerous Funnel samples, templates, and comprehensive libraries of vector shapes and pictograms. They can dramatically reduce the time it takes to track the progress of advertising and marketing campaigns to monitor key performance indicators and identify the bottlenecks in the marketing processes. The Funnel Diagrams solution found in the Marketing section of Solutions includes 5 stencil libraries containing 145 vector objects and pictograms. The Funnel Diagrams libraries, samples and templates are available at for US$25 to users of ConceptDraw PRO v11 and Office v4, in ConceptDraw STORE.


2017. MindMeister allows to mindmap in Microsoft Teams

Mind mapping service MindMeister added integration with group chat Microsoft Teams. All you have to do is add a MindMeister tab to your channel, and capture all of your thoughts and plans in a mind map. Your conversation can continue uninterrupted, but now everybody in your team can add their input to the map at the same time, to ensure that nothing falls through the cracks. The mind map format is great for visualizing project plans, outlining strategies, brainstorming ideas and taking efficient meeting minutes. With MindMeister for Microsoft Teams, you’ll be able to collaboratively create mind maps without having to switch back and forth between the two tools, ensuring that everybody in your team is always on the same page.