Timeline Creation Tools
An easy-to-use and impressive timeline creator.
Tiki-Toki is an impressive web-based timeline generator. If you want to create visually appealing timelines you can share with other then this is worth a look.
Create, collaborate on, and publish zooming/panning interactive timelines — for free. Timeglider is great for history classes, project planning, genealogy, and more. It's like Google Maps, but for time
Add pictures, video and text to your timeline. If you give your timeline points a geographical tag it will automatically generate a Google Map.
Capzles allows you to make a slideshow that can also be a timeline. Sequence images then add captions to describe when events took place. You can also add music for effect.
ReadWriteThink: Interactive Timeline
Another example of a timeline creator.
myHistro is a timeline builder and map creation tool rolled into one. Each event that you place on your timeline can be geolocated using Google Maps.