5-Min Countdown Timer template for website

Say goodbye to indecisive visitors and greet the increased conversions with our 5-Min Countdown Timer template. With its attention-grabbing design and easy integration, you can showcase any time-limited offers, events, or registration deadlines to create buzz on your website page.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 from over 800 reviews on G2.com
No credit card required
Easy installation
Works on 99.9% of websites
Free plan available
  • 3 Types of Timer
  • Custom Expiry Date Setup
  • CTA Button
  • 4 Switchable Time Units
  • 3 Post Timer Actions
  • 4 Position Variants
  • 5 Timer Styles
  • Advanced Design Settings
  • 3 Unit Counter Animations
  • Mobile-Friendly
  • Support Multiple Time Zones
  • Custom CSS Editor
  • Seamless Website Integration
  • Tech–Free Customization
Squarespace Countdown Timer
Wix Countdown Timer
Webflow Countdown Timer
WordPress Countdown Timer
Elementor Countdown Timer
Shopify Countdown Timer
HTML Countdown Timer
Google Sites Countdown Timer
Weebly Countdown Timer
BigCommerce Countdown Timer
Facebook Page Countdown Timer
iFrame Countdown Timer
Joomla Countdown Timer
OpenCart Countdown Timer
Blogger Countdown Timer
Adobe Muse Countdown Timer
Drupal Countdown Timer
jQuery Countdown Timer
Magento Countdown Timer
GoDaddy Countdown Timer
WooCommerce Countdown Timer
Google Sites
Facebook Page
Adobe Muse
Template Catalog

Need a Different Template?

Check out more ready-made templates for any use case or build your own!
1-Hour Countdown Timer
Add a sense of rush and compel customers to act within one hour using the website timer.
Embedding a timer on a website is key to highlight yearly milestones, anniversaries, or important events.
Embed a timer template on your website to captivate your audience in just 60 seconds.
Add the timer and count down to any specific day while creating a buzz among your audience.
Adding an extra layer of excitement with this template is a way to grab attention in half a minute.
Create the countdown widget to highlight the remaining days until a significant event.
Embed a monthly timer on your website and encourage visitors to mark their calendars until the big day arrives.
No Suitable Template?
You can easily assemble the widget you need using our simple-to-use configurator.

Here’s what people say about Elfsight Event Calendar widget


How to create the 5-Min Countdown Timer template for the website?

If you wish to create the 5-Min Countdown Timer for your website, take these steps below:

  1. Open the 5-Min Countdown Timer template.
  2. Personalize the elements and features to align with your branding goals.
  3. Authorize your Elfsight dashboard.
  4. Get the installation code.

How to embed the 5-Min Countdown Timer template on the website?

If you want to include the 5-Min Countdown Timer on your website, take these steps below:

  1. Personalize the look of the Countdown plugin to your liking.
  2. Sign in to your Elfsight admin panel or register a free user profile.
  3. Get the unique embedding code.
  4. Access your website.
  5. Insert the code into your website builder. It’s that simple!

To gain a more comprehensive look, we suggest reading our blog article on how to embed Countdown Timer on any website.

What is going to happen when the timer expires?

You play the role of the narrative for what lies ahead! The 5-Min Countdown Timer widget presents three alternatives when the timer runs out: hide the timer, show a message with a call-to-action button, or redirect website users to the URL. Therefore, select thoughtfully that corresponds with your business strategy.

What website platforms are compatible with the 5-Min Countdown widget?

Regardless of the platform or CMS: the plugin allows you to embed your 5-Min Countdown Timer on practically every website. But here’s the list of the most popular ones:

Adobe Muse, BigCommerce, Blogger, Drupal, Joomla, jQuery, iFrame, Magento, Facebook Page, Elementor, HTML, ModX, OpenCart, Shopify, Squarespace, Webflow, Webnode, Weebly, Wix, WordPress, WooCommerce, Google Sites, GoDaddy, Jimdo, PrestaShop.

Can I use the 5-Min template for free?

Yes. Elfsight uses a tired subscription format and offers a Free plan. This option fulfills all the fundamental needs without any limitations on features. But if you require more, you can opt for one of these options: Basic, Pro, Premium, or Enterprise.

Can I add a call-to-action button to the Countdown widget?

Definitely! All you have to do is follow these guidelines:

  1. Access the Countdown Timer editor.
  2. Find the “Button” menu.
  3. Toggle on “Show Button.”
  4. Insert the desired button link and text.

Does the widget support different time zones?

Yes, it does indeed. The plugin automatically adapts itself to the time zone according to your current location. That being said, if you would like to modify it, you can easily browse through the most commonly used options such as CST, EST, HST, PST, and so on.

How to customize the 5-Min Countdown Timer widget?

Witness the higher rate of engagement and enhanced brand visibility, achieved through the widget customization:

  • Timer Information
    The personalization options are diverse, allowing you to customize the time duration, timer description, labels, CTA button, final message, and redirect link. Be strategic and memorable regarding the content you share.
  • Positioning options
    Select from four placement alternatives provided by Elfsight: install to the required position, static top banner, floating top banner, and floating bottom banner. Ensure your Countdown Timer is displayed in the most noticeable area on your website for increased views.
  • Custom elements and features
    This is not the end—there is still a great deal to explore: actions after the timer finishes, alignments, animation, themes, timer separator styles, colors, sizing, fonts, Customs CSS, etc.

To avoid misunderstandings and issues along the way, contact our Support Team to resolve any queries!

Help with 5-Min Countdown Timer Setup and Website Installation

If you need more information about the plugin templates or assistance, we recommend using these options: