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If you want the customers to know about your upcoming sale or a product launch, the Countdown Timer widget can be of a great use. It is a creative way of keeping your visitors engaged about the upcoming happenings in your business.

Pro tip
 Got an upcoming sale or launch? Add this timer and keep your visitors glued to your website. The best part is that they can visit any time to see the timer status.

How to use the Countdown Timer Widget of The Plus Addons For Elementor

The Countdown widget is very easy to use. Just add the launch date and time and you are good to go. Let’s understand how to use this widget in the tutorial below.

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General Steps

Search for the Countdown widget from the Elementor screen in the left and then drag and drop it into the content building area. After dropping the element, you will see three tabs i.e. Content, Style, and Advanced related to this widget. First, click on the Content tab.

1. Content

This is a sample image demonstration

Countdown Date

Launch Date

Click to set your launch date and time on the calendar. The date is set according to your timezone settings in the WordPress Admin Dashboard  – Settings > General > Timezone.

Inline Style

Slide the toggle to ON to enable inline styling. It will basically display the counter in one single line.


Show Labels

Slide the toggle button to YES to enable this option.

Days Section Text

Edit the Days Section Text here.

Hours Section Text

Edit the Hours Section Text here.

Minutes Section Text

Edit the Minutes Section Text here.

Seconds Section Text

Edit the Seconds Section Text here.

This is a sample image demonstration

2. Style

Counter Styling

Set the styling options for your counter in this section.

Counter Font Color

Set the counter font color.


Set the font options for your countdown here.

Label Typography, Color, and Background Options

Set the typography for Days, Hours, Minutes, and Seconds. You can also set the text and border color. We have also provided Background Options to add a image, color or gradient background.

Padding and Margin

Add your padding and margin for the countdown timer here. The value should be in pixels.

Border, Box Shadow and Border Radius

Set your border style, box shadow and border radius options here.

On Scroll View Animation

On Scroll View Animation Options are used to set beautiful animations to your sections. They are a common option for almost all the widgets. So, we have written a detailed tutorial explaining how to use these options.

View On Scroll View Animation Tutorial

3. Advanced

Advanced Tab Options are common across all the widgets. So, we have written a detailed tutorial explaining how to use these options

View The Advanced Tab Tutorial

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