Purpose and use of adding a relationship line to a Mind Map

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What is the relationship line?
What is its purpose of use this line to a map diagram?
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eduard silva

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Michael Deutch

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The mind map has an inherent structure. relationship lines can create a visual connection between topics that are related but live in different branches. You can also add a callout to the relationship line which can describe the relationship.

There are other alternative visual and useful ways to link related topics (e.g. make the topics the same color, add hyperlinks to the other related topic(s), use Markers & Tags, etc....).
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Ary Velstra, Expert Trainer

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It gets even better when you export your maps to e.g. MS Word.
The relationship links allow you to jump to the "see also" locations.

This also works if the map is exported to HTML to create a simple website with best practices etc. within your organization. All links are fast and valuable.