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SM CountDown Widget

Description

This widget allows you to display a JQuery responsive countdown timer on your website. You can use it as a widget or include it wherever shortcodes are supported.

It comes out of the box with french and german translations.

The widget contains media queries in its css stylesheet. You can edit it to suit your needs.

This widget also supports shortcodes!

Just add a [smcountdown timerdate=’xxx’] shortcode to any of you posts and you’ll get a responsive countdown timer!
The shortcode supports one parameter: timerdate.
* timerdate indicates the target date until which the timer counts down

Shortcode usage samples :
[smcountdown timerdate=’2015/12/31 23:59:59′]
Displays a countdown timer until Decembre 31th of 2015, 23h59m59s.

Screenshots

  • Admin side of things.
  • Sample rendering.

Installation

  1. Upload the zipfile to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Extract and remove it
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Drag the new widget to desired sidebar, choose a title (or not) for the widget and select the image type.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Translate “SM CountDown Widget” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.2

  • Fixed widget sample date using slashes instead of hyphens
  • Fixed widget target date not displaying (always returned to default)

1.1

  • Typo fix “Minuts” => “Minutes”
  • Tested with WordPress 4.2.2

1.0

  • Initial release