Countdown Timer

Countdown Timer
Create sales-generating timers for your website with Elfsight Countdown Timer for OpenCart. Heat up the atmosphere and create a feeling of scarcity for your items, showing how they get sold out right before the clients’ eyes. Increase urgency for purchase with time ticking down to the finish of the special offer period. Draw attention to your upcoming events and keep your audience eagerly waiting for the start with countdown timer.

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  • Set up an urgency-creating timer to stimulate sales on your website
  • Build a feeling of scarcity showing how sales grow and stock goes down
  • Stay prepared for holiday discounts with ready-to-use holiday themes available in one click


Countdown timer to create urgency
Configure your custom countdown timer, that will tick time down to the end of a special offer of discount period. It will help you build a feeling of urgency among website visitors and stimulate them to make a purchase.

Remaining time per visitor counter
Push your clients to make a buying decision faster with a personal countdown timer for each visitor. It will show the remaining time till the end of their personal offer, discount, or bonus and speed up the positive decision.

Start-to-finish counter
With a custom counter you can show how item stock is going down right in front of customers’ eyes or how the number of clients who viewed an item is increasing. Just set the starting and finishing numbers to set it working.

Two scenarios after timer completing
Decide what will happen after the time runs out. Our Countdown timer offers you two variants - the timer can disappear from the page, or it can be replaced by any message, which you come up with.

Flexible timer length
You can set your countdown clock for any duration that you need. Just choose the required units and their value. The units include days, hours, minutes, and seconds, with their help you can express any length of time, for example, turn а year into 365 days, or 2 days in 48 hours. You can show them all or hide the units that you don’t use in your timer.

Call-to-action to inspire activity
Our Countdown Timer has an option to show a message above the widget. Create a call-to-action, which will build up urgency, make your visitors excited and push them to shop on your website right now.

Button for immediate purchase
Direct customers to a purchase page using a customizable button under the your count. It will bring your visitors to a product page or any other page. You can also edit button label and enter the one that will sound encouraging.

The OpenCart Countdown Timer Widget is provided by Elfsight Apps
Elfsight Apps is a cloud-based service that features apps to extend and diversify your website functionality (for instance, Instagram Feed, YouTube Gallery, Social Icons and others).
This widget acts as a bridge between your website and Elfsight Apps Service, connecting the two together. It takes the widget you’ve configured at Elfsight Apps and displays it right on your website.
If you don’t have an Elfsight Apps account, setting it up is totally free, and only takes you about a minute.

Installation in 1-2-3
This widget is unbelievably easy to install. After downloading the widget zip, you need to install it on your website, create and configure a widget, and copy-paste its code into any page or your website template.

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Last Update
30 Jan 2023

25 Dec 2018
Member since: 13 Jul 2017

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