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 events 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 'add image' option
  • Copy paste your image url.
  • Adjust your image to the size you like and click on save image

If you want to upload your own images, you must upgrade your free plan to basic or pro.
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.