Category : Family History

by Rebecca Stevens - 3 months ago

Twile joins the Findmypast family

We’re really proud and excited to announce that Twile has today joined the Findmypast family. We’ve worked closely with Findmypast since they invested in Twile in 2016 and are really looking forward to working together even more closely to help fami...

by Rebecca Stevens - 9 months ago

Add PDF documents to your milestones

One of the most-requested features for Twile is the ability to attach PDF versions of documents to milestones – the wait is over as we’ve added that feature today. For a while, you’ve been able to add documents as JPEG photo files to timeline events...

by Rebecca Stevens - 10 months ago

Control which photos show on your timeline

We’ve recently made some changes to the way you control which photos appear on your Twile timeline.  Here’s how it works… When you have an event that contains photos, Twile will automatically select up to three of those photos to show on the timelin...

by Rebecca Stevens - 10 months ago

A fresh, new look for the Twile timeline

Today we’ve launched a new version of the Twile timeline, designed to make your family history look even better! We’ve introduced a number of changes to make everything clearer, brighter and easier to use.  Your milestones have more colour, your pho...

by Rebecca Stevens - 11 months ago

Timeline of the Tour de France

Halfway through this year’s race, we’re celebrating the Tour de France with a timeline of its 114-year history. The Tour de France is an annual bicycle race in France, which occasionally passes through neighbouring countries too. It started in 1903...

by Rebecca Stevens - 11 months ago

Timeline of the Wimbledon Championships

To celebrate the start of Wimbledon this week, we’ve created a timeline of the history of the Championships, the oldest tennis tournament in the world. Held at the All England Club in Wimbledon since 1877, the English Royal family have attended the...

by Rebecca Stevens - 11 months ago

New family history infographic for Independence Day

If you are celebrating Independence Day in the US today, we have a version of our infographic especially for you! Our family history infographic – designed to help you share your research and engage younger generations – is now available in red, whi...

by Rebecca Stevens - 11 months ago

Big new features in Twile in 2017

We’re halfway through 2017 and we think it’s a good time to look back at everything we’ve added into Twile this year. Our development team have been working hard to bring you lots of new features over the past six months and – just in case you misse...

by Rebecca Stevens - 11 months ago

Turn your history knowledge into a Twile timeline

Could you help us add more history into Twile? Over the last year we’ve added a number of world history “streams” to Twile, allowing you to see your ancestors’ lives in the context of what was happening in the world around them. We started with a ti...