What is mind mapping? Mind mapping is a way to visualize data/information so it’s easy to remember and make connections. Look at the example below concerning real estate contracts. It’s a visual overview of the main topic areas. Was this article helpful? Yes No Related Articles Do you really pay students if they share their own mind maps? Why do you suggest students create their own mind maps? Why are you including mind mapping software for free inside your courses? Are students forced to do mind mapping in your courses? What percentage of learners are visual?