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VC Countdown Timer


VC Countdown Timer Displays a Countdown Timer in beautiful Circles in a page/post from Visual Composer Element or as a shortcode based on user’s input.
It can be used as a Custom shortcode if Visual Composer is not installed.


  • This screen shot description corresponds to screenshot-1.png . It's the front end of the plugin.

  • This screen shot description corresponds to screenshot-2.png . It's the backend from the Visual Composer Element.


  1. Download “VC Countdown Timer” plugin
  2. Simply go to the Plugins page, then click on Add new and select the plugin’s .zip file which is “”.
  3. Alternatively you can extract the contents of the zip file directly to your wp-content/plugins/ folder
  4. Finally, activate the plugin.


Does it require to Visual Composer being Installed ?

Not necessarily. You can use it as a custom Shortcode.

Is there any shortcode to use it in a page or post ?

Yes. Put the shortcode [ct_countdown year=”” month=”” day=”” digit_color=”” border_color=””] with these attributes.


Breaks jQuery $

Including this script causes the use of $ in jQuery code to break, which is a taboo, because jQuery is fundamental to web development

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Contributors & Developers

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


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  • Couple of css changes for the title and numbers to align center.


  • Initial release