How to Create Flowcharts in XMind | Steps and Templates

Posted on October 1st, 2019 in Tips, XMind Basic | No Comments »

A simple flowchart

Because of its unlimited canvas and smooth interaction, XMind is often used as flowchart makers. Although XMind is a part-time flowchart maker, (and a full-time mind map maker obviously), some handy features really help brainstormers to create their workflow diagrams quickly.

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How to Use XMind for Project Management | Steps and Templates

Posted on September 26th, 2019 in Tips | 20 Comments »

A topic links to the another topic.

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Project management can get trivial and nasty. Tons of details, complexly linked resources, and interchanging client priorities are all but just part of the pain points.

The key to keeping even multiple projects under control is to hold all stakeholders accountable. And the best way to achieve that is to show them the information clearly and visually. You can accomplish it through many approaches, XMind is one of them.

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Shortcuts Combo of XMind: ZEN

Posted on September 25th, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »

Inspiration is once in a blue moon. You miss it once, you miss them all. That’s why you need Shortcuts, to capture them at a blink.

Get ready for the next level of efficiency by maneuvering the hidden tricks on your keyboard.

XMind: ZEN provides 4 types of Shortcuts: File, Edit, Insert and View.

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3 Tips to Make this Fall Semester Different

Posted on September 3rd, 2019 in Promotion, Tips | No Comments »

Summer fades, and autumn approaches while school bells ring.

It’s time for a new semester again. You might miss the joyful time of summer days, but it’s time to gear up for the new semester and make a change. We cherish students and teachers because productivity tool can not only benefit them in learning and teaching, but also exploring more possibilities, waking inspirations, and build up their productivity palace.

We’ve prepared Special Offer for Academia for students and teachers, for making your rigid campus schedule efficient and a little more easier.

If you’ve left the campus, we’ve also prepared a special treat for you at this Fall Semester to light up the efficiency.

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How to Create a Beautiful Mind Map – Basic | Principles and Tips

Posted on August 30th, 2019 in Featured, Tips | No Comments »

The mind map is a visual thinking tool. We use it to visualize our thoughts and get big pictures. When a mind map is complicated, the readability of the mind map is highly challenging to the audience. Although it is okay if you only make mind maps for yourself, your audience might not think the same. Today we will make the case of how to use features in XMind: ZEN to draw beautiful mind maps.

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How to Use Matrix and Fishbone Diagram [Free Download Templates]

Posted on August 7th, 2019 in Featured, Tips | No Comments »

Some XMind friends have been using matrix and fishbone to create magic. But these two diagrams appear to be mysteries to many. The various terms like Eisenhower chart, SWOT diagram, cause-and-effect chart, Ishikawa diagram confuse us all. So what are they? And what’s the difference? How do they compare to other typical tree charts? Here is the brief answer below.

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Open XMind Attachment Directly from Gmail

Posted on August 1st, 2019 in Tips | 1 Comment »

The mailbox is a small wonderland where holds ideas, notes, memos, etc. We use the attachment to supplement our emails, however, download attachment can sometimes be a bit not that necessary.

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Get Presentation Ready with XMind: ZEN

Posted on July 18th, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »

Speaking of presentation, we might first come up with fancy animations, well-designed slides, even like motion pictures.
You can search for tons of presentation templates on the Internet, but the presentation really matters about styling? Fancy animation? Instead, it’s more than that.

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Topic Link – A Magic Carpet Ride on Mind Mapping

Posted on June 26th, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | No Comments »

We might create a new sheet from the current topic and elaborate them freely. Then, inspiration falls, you’ve found the current topic can be linked back to the previous topic on the first sheet. Switching back and forward definitely knocks you out. Topic Link was born last year and is a child that easily neglected, but with a simple click of a button, providing with a new fantastic point of view.

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Nah. No Blur Anymore.

Posted on June 19th, 2019 in Tips, XMind: ZEN | 5 Comments »

Photo by Joshua Newton on Unsplash

Jot down ideas directly on topics and flow with what’s going on in mind is exciting yet efficient. But once the words are overload, it would be better to use images to carry the ideas. One picture is worth thousands of words.

But, here’s the problem, when it comes to files export, the image gets blurred. When zooming in at presentation, it looks creepy at the contrast with clear topic lines and shapes.

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