Chapter I of Structures in XMind: ZEN

Posted on March 8th, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »


Imagine you are playing the SimCity, but you’ve got to build the city by using things below:

Central Topic – City Center
Key thoughts – Main Roads
Secondary Thoughts – Secondary Roads
Images/Notes/Marks – Landmarks

So how are you going to arrange it? Make it convenient and reasonable for the citizens (your ideas) to live, while offering a guide map for visitors.

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4 Tips + 1 Feature = Staying Focused

Posted on January 31st, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »

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Success is about concentration. The skill of how to stay focused at work, at school, or simply the task at hands is going to determine your level of success.

Staying focused helps you to accomplish tasks, and goals productively, which means you’ll get things done or reach the goals on time.

Unfortunately, the opposite happens from time to time.

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Audio Note Sets Your Hands Free

Posted on January 28th, 2019 in Tips, XMind for iOS, XMind: ZEN | 2 Comments »

Taking notes in meeting or lecture can be a bit of challenge, not mention making mind maps. You are required to be a multi-task expert – concentrate on the current situation, extract useful information, while your hands lag behind, trying so hard to catch up with your mind. All this turns out to note with scribbles and filled with who-knows figures or symbols.

You need Audio Note for sure – an effective way of input yet effortless.

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9 Mind Mapping Mistakes Most Beginners Make and How to Avoid Them

Posted on January 22nd, 2019 in Tips, XMind Basic, XMind Share, XMind: ZEN | 2 Comments »

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Consider starting mind mapping? Congrats! However, be mindful, things might not turn out to be easy. When you begin to make a decent mind map, you might frown your eyebrows and get stuck.

The good news is, mind-mappers are less likely to screw up their maps if they notice the roadblocks. Below are nine mistakes beginners often make and tips for avoiding them.

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3 Steps for A Seamless Transfer on Android Device

Posted on January 11th, 2019 in Promotion, Tips, XMind for Android | No Comments »


Wi-Fi Transfer is officially released on XMind for Android! As long as your Android device and targeted devices are connecting to the same Wi-Fi, you can transfer and download right away. Fast, stable and secured.

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Introducing a useful feature you may not be familiar with in XMind: ZEN

Posted on July 17th, 2018 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | 5 Comments »

In January, we released our whole new amazing mind mapping tool XMind: ZEN. Now, half a year has passed and we believe that you’re already familiar with XMind: ZEN and skillfully use it in your daily life and work. But since XMind: ZEN is a powerful mind mapping tool, there might be some amazing features you have not found yet.

Today, we’d like to introduce a useful feature you may not be familiar with – Quick Style. Read the rest of this entry »

Super cool! XMind: ZEN lets you create animated mind map

Posted on March 20th, 2018 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »

Mind mapping is a powerful graphic technique which provides a universal key to unlock the full potential of the brain. It harnesses the full range of cortical skills – word, image, number, logic, color and etc. – in a single, uniquely powerful manner. In so doing, it gives you the freedom to roam the infinite expanses of your brain. Read the rest of this entry »

How to transfer your mind maps between computers and mobile devices?

Posted on January 23rd, 2018 in Tips | 14 Comments »


XMind Cloud will be officially shut down on 31 Jan 2018. If you still haven’t downloaded your mind maps stored on XMind Cloud, please click Here to download all your mind maps with one click.

After we published this news, we received many supportive comments from our users, for which we are very grateful. We really appreciate the support you have always given us. Read the rest of this entry »

Make your new year resolution with XMind ZEN

Posted on January 4th, 2018 in Tips | 8 Comments »

Happy New Year to all our blog readers.

How time flies, 2017 is over and we welcome in the new year 2018. We believe that you’ve had a fruitful and successful 2017. New year, new resolution. It’s the perfect time for us to make this our best year ever. Let’s take the first step to make sure that the new year starts with a great new chapter by setting new year’s resolutions with XMind ZEN. Read the rest of this entry »

How to use Eisenhower matrix to manage your tasks?

Posted on September 19th, 2017 in Tips | 4 Comments »


Do you sometimes find yourself overwhelmed by the growing list of things you need to get done? In today’s hectic world, we all have a lot of works and tasks that need to be done every day. Effective task management helps us get more done in less time and boost our productivity.

So, if you have a lot of tasks to be done in the same time, how do you manage or plan them? Which task should you do first?

To help manage your tasks effectively, the Eisenhower Matrix can be a powerful tool. Read the rest of this entry »