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ChristmasSprite – Christmas CountDown


This plugin allow you to put nice flash banner on your blog, banner will count number of days left till Christmas.

Plugin can show different messages:

  1. “XX Days till Christmas” – Number of days till Christmas
  2. “1 Day till Christmas” – When one day left till Christmas
  3. “Less than a Day left till Christmas” – Message will be shown in 24st of December, when till christmas left less than a Day
  4. “We wish you a Merry Christmas” – This message will be shown in 25st of December.


  • XX Days till Christmas
  • 1 Day till Christmas
  • Less than a Day left till Christmas
  • We wish you a Merry Christmas


  1. Upload plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place <?php christmassprite_countdown(); ?> in your templates

You can also use Dutch version of this plugin, just replace christmassprite_countdown(); with christmassprite_countdown(‘ChristmasTree_Dutch’); Thanks to Bas Prinsen for translation.

Contributors & Developers

“ChristmasSprite – Christmas CountDown” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.