FAQ

Below you find frequently asked questions when building your timeline online with Timepath. Did we forget any questions, please let us know.

How to create a timeline?

  • Click on try for free or create a timeline
  • Follow the steps in the onboarding
  • Create an account with email or social
  • The timeline editor will be loaded
  • Click on add event to start adding events to your timeline

  • How to add an event to my timeline?

  • In your timeline editor click on 'add event' or click on + within the timeline
  • Fill out title, date and media type of your event
  • Click on save event
  • Event will be displayed on your timeline

  • How to add a image to my event?

  • Click add event
  • Fill out title, date and select the image option
  • Select your image and upload
  • Adjust your image to the size you like and click on save image
  • Want to learn more about building a timeline, read our how to build a timeline blog post.


    How to add a tweet to my timeline?

  • Click add event
  • Fill out title, date and select the tweet option
  • Go to twitter and find your tweet
  • Grab the tweet url and copy paste into the event form
  • Click on add tweet

  • How to add a header image to my timeline?

  • Click the edit icon next to your timeline title
  • In the edit form select 'upload cover image'
  • Upload image and crop the image
  • Click on save

  • How to embed a timeline?

  • In the timeline editor page, click the share button
  • Set your timeline to public
  • Copy the embed code
  • Paste the code where you would like to embed your timeline
  • Want to learn more about embedding a timeline, read our how to embed timeline blog post.