The timeline of the Zelda series is a dense, heavily interconnected timeline with lots of little details linking the various games in the correct chronological order. An animated timeline of the Zelda series has been posted by BuzzFeed, and it’s very detailed and intricate, yet quite easy to follow. You can get a grasp of where each game in the series falls into the timeline. This animated timeline also gives reasons for different games’ placement in specific areas of the timeline as well (in chronological order), and even includes the timeline placement of A Link Between Worlds! You can check it out here, it’s pretty cool and worth checking out for anyone who is interested in the Zelda timeline!
The Legend of Zelda timeline, now in animated form