Totally Timelines is owned, produced and written by Heather Y Wheeler BA (Hons).
After gaining my degree in European Humanities I went on to become a Secondary School History teacher. I created my first history website, History on the Net, in November 2000. Since then I have always owned at least one website.
I generally work full time as a private tutor and also give guided tours of 1066 sites in East Sussex. However, this is currently not possible due to the Coronavirus pandemic. During lockdown I have spent my time writing timelines and material for my other websites.
To learn more about me please visit my personal website heatherywheeler.com
Totally Timelines currently attracts around 60,000 visitors per month with 100,000 monthly page views. We attract visitors from around the world but predominantly from the UK and the US.
In 2013 I sold History on the Net to new buyers and was looking for a new challenge. The move to the digital age has meant that people are looking for information that can be easily accessed by a range of technologies. Presenting History in a timeline format enables visitors to quickly scroll to the date or dates they are interested in, find the information they require and then either move on or continue reading.
The timelines presented on Totally Timelines aim to appeal to a wide audience and include topics studied in school and college as well as popular culture items. The most popular timelines are featured on the home page, while the latest additions are listed in the sidebar on desktop/laptop computers and at the bottom of the page on mobile.
Totally Timelines is based in the south of England and is written in British English.
I write all the timelines myself in my spare time and I aim to produce at least four timelines a week.
All timelines are thoroughly researched using at least three different sources.
The site is supported by advertising. I am committed to ensuring that the site remains free to access for all users and try not use intrusive advertising. Nevertheless, costs have to be met and advertising is the best way to raise the money to pay for the upkeep of the site.
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Published June 14, 2019 @ 12:45 pm – Updated –