Timeline is a visual depiction of time as a line. Various companies make use of timeline to show historical information. Some personal site owners use timeline on their about pages. They even use timeline for their blog page. In this article, how to add beautiful event timeline in WordPress is illustrated. To add beautiful event timeline, you need not change your theme also. Travel or photography website owners can display photographs in timeline. Event website owners can use the timeline to live blog their event. They may use timeline to add posts about past events also.
How to Add Beautiful Event Timeline in WordPress
To add beautiful event timeline in WordPress, you need to install Timeline Express plugin. After installing the plugin, activate it. Then, go to “Add New Announcement” from “Timeline Express in order” to add your first event. Write a title for the event and select date, color and icon. Then, you may give an announcement image (minimum 650px wide or larger) to be used as the banner. There is post editor to enter further details. You can even include images and videos. Finally, publish it and repeat the process to add more events.
After creating the announcements, you need to display them on your website. Create a new page and provide a suitable title. Provide short-code [timeline-express] in the post editor and click on “publish”.