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Online tools/resources for creating timelines.

Bringing history to the digital classroom. ChronoZoom. Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling. Create Free Interactive Timelines – Stories Displayed on Maps. Create timelines, share them on the web. Share Photos, Videos, Text, Music and Documents Easily. Beautiful web-based timeline software. Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines.

How to Create a Timeline in Excel. There are many ways to create a timeline in Excel.

How to Create a Timeline in Excel

Some methods use drawing tools or bar charts, as in my other timeline examples. Another popular method, especially for project timelines, is to use a gantt chart. This page descibes a method that I developed to create timelines quickly in Excel using an XY scatter chart with events as the data labels. Continue reading below to learn how to create the timeline from scratch, or save time by downloading the timeline template. The technique explained on this page is particularly useful for creating historical timelines and project timelines, as well as genealogical timelines that highlight events in a person's life. Figure 1: An Excel chart showing an example timeline. The template has improved over time through feedback from many users. Figure 2: Timeline with images and a little formatting.

If you want to start creating your own timelines right away, you can download the Excel timeline template. Excel Timeline Template Try it out! Support. Explore and Create Free Timelines. Timeglider: Web-based Timeline Software. TimeRime.