jQuery powered count down/up timer for WordPress
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Wordpress Countdown Widget

Customizable, Easy to use jQuery powered CountDown/Up timer for your site. Includes both Widget and Shortcode!

Contributors: mattsay

Donate link: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=2UF8Y5ZSHAGZL

Tags: countdown, count-up, multi-widget, widget, jquery, shortcode, timer, clock, animated

Requires at least: 2.8

Tested up to: 4.4.2

Stable tag: 2.5.9

License: GPLv2 or later

Description

Add jQuery count-down/count-up timers to your blog sidebar easily. Supports color customizations & multiple instances. Just drag'n drop. No coding required! Brought to you by metinsaylan.

Documentation & Simple Tutorials to get you started:

Visit source on github

Installation

  1. Download the widget and upload it to your server through WP Admin -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload
  2. After the upload is complete activate the plugin.
  3. Go to Appearance -> Widgets page, drag and drop the widget to your sidebar.
  4. Fill in the blanks as needed, and done!

Frequently Asked Questions

= Any questions? =

You can ask your questions here

Screenshots

  1. A snapshot of the widget form

Upgrade Notice

Please back up your precious data before upgrading plugins.

Changelog

2.5.9

  • Tested upto WP 4.4.2
  • Fixed quotes in event title
  • Fixed language errors. Kudos for Carlos Hix.

2.5.5

  • Tested: upto WP 4.0

2.5.4

  • Fixed: Localization didn't work because of a php error. And the credit goes to Frank P. Walentynowicz. Chineese still won't work. Need some help from a chineese developer.

2.5.3

  • Fixed: Plugin path issue. It didn't work if moved to another directory.

2.5.2

  • Fixed: Direction option label on widget fixed.

2.5.1

  • Fixed: I forgot an echo for testing radius. Fixed it now.

2.5

  • Changed: Background and Colors now support rgb and rgba values. Hex colors should include # infront of them.
  • Added: Support for Counting up.
  • Added: Border radius support.
  • Added: Styling support for shortcode added countdown widgets.

2.4.4

  • Hotfix: Hotfix for shortcode defaults.

2.4.3

  • Added: Timezone support.
  • Added: Widget preview.
  • Added: When you add a widget it defaults to 1 hour later from now.

2.4.1

  • Fixed: Background color issue with the latest version.

2.4

2.3.1

2.3

  • Removed border around the countdown.
  • Background will be transparent if you leave it blank.
  • Added format option.
  • Added auto localisation for the countdown.

2.2

  • Added hour/minutes/seconds options to the widget.

2.1

  • Fixed script path for the widget now.

2.0

  • First release.