Popplet is an idea or mind mapping application that is super simple and easy to use. It allows the user to put all their ideas into one place, then rearrange them and make connections to help them visualize the bigger picture.  Its collaboration feature allows groups to work collaboratively on one idea map easily and in real-time.  Popplet has both an iPad/iPhone app and a web version.  This tutorial will demonstrate how to use both versions.

Tutorial LinkPopplet Idea Mapping Software


  • Plan and organize your thoughts.
  • Use for analyzing character development in a novel.
  • Group collaboration and planning.
  • Great for Problem Based Learning (PBL)

Application: Popplet

Software Link: http://popplet.com or the iPad app

Tutorial Type:  text-based

Platform: Cloud

Price: free