Use our web-based app to create professional Gantt charts in minutes and securely collaborate online, or manage your project visuals in PowerPoint with our free add-in.
Then check out our free add-in for PowerPoint. Built to work directly in PowerPoint, our desktop app helps you create and style Gantt charts and timelines into beautiful slides with just a few clicks.
Engage your stakeholders with clear, simple Gantt charts and timelines. Office Timeline Online is a free, accessible Gantt chart and timeline maker that helps you communicate visually.
Build online Gantt charts that are easy to understand for everyone - clients, teams, and managers.
Our online Gantt chart maker makes team collaboration easy and secure. Create a view-only link to your Gantt chart or invite team members to collaborate so they can see your graphic and edit or share it further.
Assign individual tasks and milestones on your Gantt chart to help team members understand what they should be working on. Get better visibility into your team's assignments and optimize performance.
Why choose between a web and a desktop app? Combine the flexibility of a cloud-based Gantt chart maker with the familiarity of the best presentation software to better prepare for your important meetings.
Use the web app to create timelines online wherever you are and download them as native PowerPoint slides. Open them in PowerPoint and edit, share or present them like any other slide.
Office Timeline Online has simplified our project management immensely. I manage a team of service designers who are not usually experts in project management but the highly visual interface and ease of use has made managing our projects a breeze. We cannot imagine using any other project Timeline tool that is as easy and beautiful.
Office Timeline Online provides me with a really quick way to create and maintain PowerPoint timelines from the web. I use it to make executive timelines for presentations to our VPs. The bright colors and distinctive shapes make it easy for them to quickly understand what’s at stake, and my slides always stand out.
Gantt charts are a category of visual representations that displays a project’s tasks and crucial events (milestones) on a timeband, originally made by hand and named after American engineer Henry Gantt. Check out our visual Project Management guide to learn more about common charts and visualization tools.
Using the Gantt chart framework, it becomes considerably easier to achieve these objectives:
You can try different online tools, such as the free online Gantt chart maker from Office Timeline. To create your first Gantt chart, just access the app, import or type in your data and pick a template. The software will then generate a Gantt chart as a PowerPoint slide that you can share with - and collaborate on - with your team.
Project management professionals can make Gantt charts in Excel, PowerPoint and other generic software. However, the process is time-consuming and often with disappointing results. We recommend dedicated solutions like the free versions of Office Timeline that can help you generate awesome-looking graphics in minutes based on professionally-designed Gantt chart templates.
As a minimum, the best software should include these features:
Create and share stylish Gantt charts in seconds.
With Office Timeline Online you can build a roadmap for your project in no time and share it securely. The Free edition has all the features you need to get started right away so you don't waste any time with installations and activations.
See the benefits of a premium account.
While the Free edition of Office Timeline Online gives you powerful features, with the premium version you can do much more. Communicate more data, collaborate without restriction, download detailed PowerPoint slides.