Date Countdown Timer template for website

Get your website audience engaged by sharing the exact time remaining ‘till an important day comes right at the corner with our Date Countdown Timer template. It’s perfect for any occasion—conference, webinar, product launch, etc.—and has a super intuitive setup process. Keep your visitors coming back for more!
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  • 3 Types of Timer
  • Custom Expiration Period Setup
  • CTA Button
  • 4 Switchable Count Units
  • 3 Action After Timer Finishes
  • 4 Layout Options
  • 5 Timer Styling Options
  • Advanced Design Settings
  • 3 Unit Counter Animations
  • Responsive Interface
  • Different Time Zone Support
  • Custom CSS
  • Easy Website Integration
  • Tech–Free Customization
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How to create the Date Countdown Timer template for the website?

To create the Date Countdown Timer for your website, take these steps below:

  1. Choose the Date Countdown Timer template.
  2. Modify the elements and features to satisfy your brand vision.
  3. Authorize your Elfsight dashboard.
  4. Receive the installation code.

How to embed the Date Countdown Timer template on the website?

If you want to incorporate the Date Countdown Timer into your website, take the following steps:

  1. Customize the look of the Countdown widget according to your liking.
  2. Sign in to your Elfsight dashboard or create a free user profile.
  3. Get the auto-generated installation code.
  4. Access your website.
  5. Put the code into your website builder. Voila!

For additional details, we advise 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 storyteller for what is about to occur! The Date Countdown Timer widget offers three choices when the countdown expires: hide the countdown, present a message with a CTA button, or redirect website visitors to the specific URL. Make your decision wisely and according to your business goals.

What website platforms are compatible with the Date Countdown widget?

It doesn’t matter which platform or CMS you use—practically every website can broadcast your Date Countdown Timer smoothly. The following are the 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 Date template for free?

Yes, indeed. Elfsight uses a multi-level subscription model and provides a Free plan. It fulfills all the fundamental functionalities without any restrictions. However, if you require more, select from one of these options, including Basic, Pro, Premium, or Enterprise.

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

Absolutely! To get started, follow these steps:

  1. Launch the Countdown Timer builder.
  2. Navigate to the “Button” menu.
  3. Turn on “Show Button.”
  4. Add the relevant button URL and accompanying text.

Does the widget support different time zones?

Of course, it does. The plugin conveniently adapts to the time zone by automatically tuning to your whereabouts. Nonetheless, if you would like to modify it, feel free to browse through the primary options: CST, EST, HST, PST, etc.

How to customize the Date Countdown Timer widget?

Discover the higher rate of engagement and brand visibility, achieved through the personalized widget design options:

  • Countdown Information
    The personalization differs: from time duration to timer description, labels, call-to-action button, final message, and redirect link. Pay extra attention to the content you publish to make it impactful.
  • Position options
    Elfsight provides four placement alternatives: install to the required position, static top banner, floating top banner, and floating bottom banner. Opt for the most noticeable spot on your website to post your Countdown Timer widget and attract more views.
  • Customizable elements and features
    But wait, it’s not it—there is still so much more to uncover: actions after the timer expires, alignments, animation effects, themes, timer separator styles, colors, sizing, fonts, Customs CSS, etc.

For more clarification, contact our Support Team to resolve any questions and exclude confusion in the future!

Help with Date Countdown Timer Setup and Website Installation

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