MindJet MindManager vs SimpleMind

MindJet MindManager
With MindManager, brainstorming is just the beginning. It's powerful, productivity-boosting, project-building mind mapping software. Capture ideas. Manage meetings. Create strategic plans. Organize anything. MindManager has the robust features you need to get everything you do done better.
SimpleMind is the world leader in cross platform Mind Mapping tools. Analyze your thoughts and structure them with SimpleMind. The unique free lay-out allows you to organize your ideas exactly how you want it.
Comparing MindJet MindManager vs SimpleMind is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Let's start with videos. We think that MindJet MindManager has better video than SimpleMind

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like SimpleMind has more user-friendly interface than MindJet MindManager because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots

To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that MindJet MindManager is more popular than SimpleMind

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- SimpleMind adds contact links and PDF bookmarks import (in 2017)
- MindManager 2018 adds project management and publishing tools (in 2017)
- SimpleMind adds progress checkboxes (in 2017)
- SimpleMind adds tree-view for tasks (in 2017)
- SimpleMind integrates with Google Drive (in 2016)
- MindManager Enterprise improves SharePoint integration (in 2016)
- MindManager adds HTML5 export (in 2016)
- Corel acquired MindManager (in 2016)
- MindManager 2016 integrated with Office 365 (in 2015)
- MindManager launched Enterprise version (in 2014)

Looks like MindJet MindManager was recently more active than SimpleMind (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which MindJet MindManager and SimpleMind meet head to head:

2017 - SimpleMind adds contact links and PDF bookmarks import to challenge MindJet MindManager

Mind mapping service SimpleMind announced some new improvements in its Pro version. First is Adding links to contacts that's available on iPad/ iPhone, Android and Mac. It allows to link mind map item to contact in you prone, email or other contact lists. Besides SimpleMind Pro can now import the table of contents of a .pdf on Dropbox on Google Drive. SimpleMind creates a new topic for each bookmark with a link back to that page in the .pdf. This requires an official Table of Contents in the .pdf. Thereby SimpleMind is now more functional in comparison to MindJet MindManager