Countdown v.1.1 Schedules and Displays Countdown Blocks on a Recurring Basis

The Countdown Magento extensionSince customers got accustomed to see online stores covered with diverse promotional appeals, marketing managers invent more and more sophisticated tricks to catch customers’ attention and affect purchasing behavior.

Countdown timer has proved to be one of the non-fading and efficient tools that will do this for you.

The Countdown extension inserts eye-catching timers on your Magento site and makes your promotions look really noticeable for customers. Recently we’ve updated the functionality of the module and added some valuable features to it.

Countdown v.1.1 New Features

Schedule and show countdown timers on a recurring basis
Since 1.1.0 version, the Countdown extension allows you to schedule countdown blocks and display them according to the specified schedule: every day, every X day(s) or every defined day. You can also indicate start and end time, including hours, minutes, and seconds of recurring countdowns.

Recurring Countdown Timers Configuration

Recurring Countdown Timers Configuration

Display countdown timers inside product lists on category pages
This feature introduces new display opportunities for countdown timers. Now the timer can be shown both on the product page of a certain product, and in the product list of the corresponding category.

Countdown Timer in the Product List of the Category Page

Countdown Timer in the Product List of the Category Page

Possibility to enable/disable product
Using this option, Magento admins are allowed to enable certain products when the countdown is started; disable products when the countdown has finished; or enable products during the countdown period.

Note: If you haven’t specified any product conditions for the countdown timer, turning this option on will enable or disable ALL the products at your store.

Countdown Timer Enable/Disable Products Configuration

Countdown Timer Enable/Disable Products Configuration

Priority field for countdown block
If several countdowns use the same or conflicting rule conditions, you can manage these blocks using priority grades. This option is available from the timer configuration section in the ‘Priority’ field.

Countdown Block Priority Configuration

Countdown Block Priority Configuration

The full description of the extension’s functionality is available on the product page at our store. The Countdown module is highly-evaluated by our customers in their reviews, but we invite you visit our demo pages and try it yourself.

P.S. We use this extension in our store and would like to share examples of our countdowns which may inspire you to create your own attractive promotions. Enjoy it!

Happy Easter Countdown

Happy Easter Countdown

Back to School Countdown

Back to School Countdown

Halloween Countdown

Halloween Countdown

3 Comments

Jan

about 10 months ago

Do you have the css of the examples above?

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Dmitry Shatkov

about 9 months ago

Hi Jan, It was too long ago, and now we likely missed those CSS styles, but they can certainly be easily reproduced or even better created from scratch by you or your designers.

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Jan

about 9 months ago

Hi Dmitry, Thank you for the reply. This cost time and money ofcourse. I understand that this can be reproduced. I was only wondering of you have the css styles.

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