Create Timelines With Our Online Timeline Maker

Visualize and present processes, illustrate the history of your company, or create an onboarding process timeline for a new hire with Piktochart’s online timeline maker.

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Create timelines with team members

Bring your team members into one single location. Share your timeline, your brand assets, and review your peers’ graphics on the fly. With Piktochart, everyone’s on the same page. Finally.

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Keep your timeline infographic on-brand

Drag and drop your logo or a screenshot of your website to auto-magically extract your brand colors. Do you want to use your brand fonts? No problem. Your custom color palette and uploaded fonts will always be accessible in the editor. Each template can be adjusted to fit your brand.

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Spice up your timeline with graphics

The times of searching for the perfect image, illustration, or icon are over. With Piktochart’s free library of graphics, designs components, and templates, the visual inspiration you are looking for is there where you need it. Making your timeline beautiful has never been so easy.

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Create once, use forever

With a team account, there’s no need to spend hours re-creating the same report every week or month. Organize your templates and past projects in folders. Make it easy for anyone on your team to repurpose content on the fly, ultimately saving their time.

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How to make a timeline in 5 steps

1. Gather your data

The first step to creating a good timeline is to gather all your data. Whether you’re creating a personal timeline, a project timeline, or you want to visualize historical events, gathering all your data up front will save time in later stages.

2. Pick a template

Unless you’re a professional designer, don’t try to create your timeline from scratch. It requires a trained eye to know when something looks good or not. The why we recommend looking through our template library and picking a timeline design that suits you.

3. Add a timeline

Go to our design components and pick a style of timeline that you want. Each timeline can be used in different formats such as infographics, presentations, flyers, reports, and more.

4. Adjust to your liking

Now it’s time to make the timeline yours! Add in your text, adjust colors, change dates, add images, and play around with fonts.

5. Share your timeline

Once you’re done customizing your timeline and adding all your images, you can download your graphic as a jpg, png, pdf file, or share your timeline with team members


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Selection, Testing & Assessment Specialist, Valero Energy Corporation

“Piktochart is my go-to tool when I’m looking for a way to summarize data that is easy for our upper management to review. Piktochart provides me with the tools to display data in a creative, visually appealing way.”

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Head of Internal Communications, Arval BNP Paribas Group

“Piktochart has allowed me to change the style of my company’s communications. The campaigns are more visual, modern and attractive thanks to the templates that always serve as inspiration. Now even my colleagues use it! Piktochart helped me to engage, increase participation in events, add value to internal campaigns and to reinforce the culture and communication flow of my business.”

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Priscila Aldana
Talent Management, Boston Scientific

“As an HR Assistant, I have to find new and creative ways to engage our employees and effectively communicate across a large organization. Piktochart has tremendously helped me in achieving this.”

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Accountant, SIA Engineering Ltd.

“Piktochart helps me translate often dry financial policies and accounting standards to easy to understand and concise one-pager visuals for management.”

Timeline Templates

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