Creating a Radial Map

With Radial Maps in Ayoa, brainstorming ideas and achieving your goals is simpler than ever. Present your ideas in a visual pie-chart, and easily see your priorities by adjusting the sizes of the segments in your map to signify their importance.  




Creating a New Radial Map

1. To create a new Radial Map, navigate to the main home page and choose 'Create new' then choose 'Mind map'.

Create new Ayoa Radial Map

2. Choose the Radial style by clicking on 'Create blank radial map'.

Choose Radial style

3.  Name your map name and choose a blue 'Create mind map' button.

Add a name or description to your Radial map


4.  At the center of the canvas will be your central 'segment'. By default, the title will be the name of the map. You can change this by double-clicking on the text and typing your new central idea.

Customise title of central segment


5. To add your first segment either click the green + icon, or use  'tab' on your keyboard.

Click green plus icon to add segment


6. To add a segment on the same level, either click the green + on the parent segment ( the inner segment before it), or use "enter" on the keyboard.

Click green plus button to add segment on same level


7. As you create more layers of segments, the segments on the outermost ring will be slimmer. As more segments are added to the same level, the segments will be reduced in width.

Creating more layers on map

Converting a Speed Map or Organic Map to a Radial Map

You can switch to Radial Map at any time from either a Speed Map or Organic Map.

1. Open your Mind Map.

Open your Mind Map


2. Click on the map style name in the top right hand corner.

 Click map style name


3. There you will see a drop-down menu with different map styles, choose 'Radial Map'.

Choose Radial Map style on menu

4. Your Mind Map will now be changed to a Radial Map. You can change it back at any time in the menu.Radial Map view has been selected