There are 3 ways to install Cool Timeline inside your wordpress website.

  1. Automatically install our plugin via WordPress admin panel:- Open your WordPress website admin panel and go to Plugins > Click Add New & search ‘Cool Timeline‘ at here > Here you will find our plugin > Now click on install button > After this you will see a activate button > Just activate it to use Cool Timeline inside your website
  2. Install via Zip file:- In this method first you need to download our plugin from wordpress plugins directory. Go to https://wordpress.org/plugins/cool-timeline/ & Download Cool Timeline. After this inside your WP-admin panel, click on Plugins > Add New > Upload Button. Now choose the plugin zip file that you just downloaded from wordpress plugins directory & activate it.
  3. Install plugin via FTP:- In this method you also first need to download plugin zip file from wordpress plugins directory. After this open your FTP manager and Go to > wp-content/plugins folder. Here you need to upload extracted version of timeline plugin.(please remember don’t upload zip file directly at here) After this you can activate plugin from wp-admin panel plugins page.

Create Timeline

  1. After installation and plugin activation, you will find 2 extra tabs in Wp-admin panel sidebar – Timeline Stories and Cool Timeline.
  2. Under “Cool Timeline” tab, you can select different colors, fonts and other design options of timeline according to your website style.
  3. Under “Timeline Stories” tab, You can add all of your stories by selecting appropriate date and year.
  4. After adding all of your stories, Go to Pages > Add New, Here you can create a timeline by using our in-build short-code generator or simply place this short-code – [ cool-timeline ]

Final Words!

If you are facing any difficulty in Cool Timeline plugin installation then you can contact our support at here – contact@cooltimeline.com