Bringing magic and fun to mindmaps

Mind mapping is about organizing ideas, clarifying thoughts but also about involving creativity and fun!

The importance of animated Gifs in social media tells us that motion and fun is part of the way people are now communicating today. Especially among young people.

In my opinion there is an opportunity for the mind mapping software industry to connect fun and magic with mindmaps.

The reasonable use of animated Gifs is very important because movement can attract excessively the eye and the use of images in mind mapping makes sense only if it helps to create a coherent visual context.

Here is an example of a mindmap, created using MindMeister and Giphy (for the animated Gifs)