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Escriba Countdown Widget


Widget with an enhanced countdown timer with days, hours, minutes and seconds to an especified event. Full control over the widget option page.

Plugin by C.Gurtner ( based on the orignal countdown plugin by Vasquez, itīs now enhanced, with all options direct in the widget window with no need to edit the php file anymore. When the timer comes to zero, the visitor receives an alert.

In the widgets popup options in your admin panel, you can control:
-The date and time of the event
-The name of the event
-The color of the clock
-Day Unit
-The message that will appear in the alert to visitor when timer comes to zero.

A brief Markdown Example

<?php code(); // goes in backticks ?>


Instalation as usual. If you have doubts or questions, visit: for more instructions



Contributors & Developers

“Escriba Countdown Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.