Other Timeline Options

Since MyHistro has been such a disappointment, I’ve been on the hunt for other options and may have found a user-friendly free option to replace MyHistro. It’s called TimeGlide, and it offers free accounts for students. Here’s the link if you’re interested: https://timeglider.com/how_it_works

There are also a couple of mobile device apps that might work for basic timelines or you can see the following review essays for additional ideas: http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/five-apps/five-apps-for-creating-timelines/

Remember, too, that you can create a simple and functional timeline just using tables. Here’s an example that Jai found from last week’s posts (I showed this in class): http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/active_learning/explorations/indian_removal/removal_timeline.cfm

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