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Mind Map Templates

To save time, you can create templates of your most used mind maps so that you can quickly and easily create content.

Creating a Template from existing map.

1. To create a template from an existing mind map open your chosen map.

Company redesign mind map made in Ayoa

2. Then, go to Settings in the top right corner and the app and open the Board Options menu.

Board options menu

3. Once open, click Save as Template.

Select Save as Template.


4. Choose a name for your template and click Create Template.

Choose a name and description for your new Ayoa mind map template


5. The new template will open.

Newly created Ayoa mind map template


Creating a New Template.

1. To create a brand new template, first, go to the Home page and then the My Templates section at the bottom of the page.

Create a brand new template in Ayoa - choose my templates

2. Choose the + New button at the top of the page and the drop-down menu will be shown with the Mind Map Template option.

Select New Mind Map Template

3. When choosing the Mind Map Template, a new window will open for you to name your template. Click Create template when done.

Define a name and optional description for your new Ayoa template


4. You will then be taken to a new mind map where you can start building your map!

Start building your Ayoa Template


Creating a Mind Map from a Template

You can create maps from templates you have made yourself, or choose from a list of pre-made templates for different mind map topics.

1. To create a mind map using a template, first, navigate to the Home page and choose          + Create new.

Start a new mind map from a template


2. With the next step, you will have a window New mind map creation screen, go to the Use template tab, where you will see a selection of templates.

New mind map creation screen, go to the Use template tab.


3. Then click on the chosen template and name it. To add description or invite any additional collaborators, clicking on the Advances options at the bottom. Once that done, click Create.

Select your desired template from the ones available and name it. Use the Advanced option to add another users and click Create.

4. This will open a new mind map from the chosen template that you can instantly start editing and adding to. 

A new Ayoa mind map from template


5. You can also create a mind map from an existing template, by going to the Home page and My Templates section in the bottom left. 

Create and manage templates in My Templates


6. To create a map, just simply click on the chosen template.

Click on a template to initiate a new mind map