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Uji Countdown

Uji Countdown - HTML5 Customizable Countdown Timer

6 reviews
Average Rating
3.4 out of 5 stars
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Doesn't seem to work
By , for WP 3.8.1

Also, on the version I downloaded (1.3.2) there was no option for hours/seconds.

Didn't load and made a mess of existing page
By ,

The plugin was very easy to setup. I went to edit an existing page. I clicked on the short code button. Added the countdown clock code very easily. Once I hit save and I went to check out the page, the countdown did not appear anywhere on the page. I tried to see if I did anything wrong, but all looked fine from the setup area.

Then I noticed that not only did the countdown clock load, the code wrecked the page. I had a lot of content with images and bullet points, all of it was whacked after trying to add countdown.

Thank goodness for WordPress restore feature. I was able to restore my page before I messed with this plugin, so all was fine without having to go back and fix everything manually.

I've deleted this plugin. Not worth the hassle to mess with it anymore.

Javascript and CSS won't load!
By , for WP 3.8

Looks good, but I can't begin to consider the Pro version cause I can't get help for the free one. The counter won't display AT ALL because the JavaScript and CSS will not load to header or footer (where ever it's supposed to load). There is limited documentation to work from on their website. It's not the theme. I've switched to Twenty Thirteen and others and no display. Looks like a WP core incompatibility altogether. Come on folks! My eyelashes hurt.

I gave it a fair try. I wanted to upgrade, but really?!

Looks nice but doesn't work
By , for WP 3.6.1

First had pretty good feeling about the plugin but then started the bugs to surface and didn't see end to those... Had to uninstall after the counter started randomly throw out people to non-existing pages.

Buggy like hell
By , for WP 3.5.2

Buggy like hell. Destroyed our launch by constantly misbehaving. Even though the option of "hide timer after it expires" was chosen (and not the "redirect to URL" option, it kept redirecting visitors off to a non existent page adding the word "false" (eg. our sales page was at example.com/sales/ and visitors were redirected to example/com/sales/false - which resulted in a 404 error.

And the HUGE bug in the plugin, is that our server is in PST timezone. So for someone who visited from a timezone much ahead (say, like GMT+8 - like London, UK), the plugin was redirecting to the fake page, but when we tried it, it would load fine because it hadn't expired for the visitor in the "right" time zone.

Bottomline: Doesn't matter if it's free, but even if they paid us, we wouldn't use it.

Plugin doesn't work!!!
By , for WP 3.4.2

Very frustrating. This plugin simply does not work.

There are multiple posts in the support forum from people asking for help, but the developer hasn't bothered to reply.

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