About the Countdown Timer
The Countdown Timer can be defined as a virtual clock that counts down from a specific date or number to indicate the end or beginning of an offer or event. It is used to create a sense of urgency and persuade customers to take immediate action.
EcomSolid offers three different types of Countdown Timer add-ons:
- Sticky Countdown Timer: This add-on allows you to create a timer or an announcement and stick it to the top of your page.
- Countdown Timer: Create a sense of urgency on the product page to persuade customers to take action. For further instruction on how to use this add-on, click here.
- Cart Countdown Timer: A countdown timer designed for the cart page to help you decrease your cart abandonment rate.
Add the add-on to your page
For more details about how to insert an add-on to your page, check out this article. Otherwise, you can simply follow the steps below to insert it in minutes.
Step 1: From the EcomSolid Dashboard, head to the Theme Editor or Page Editor.
Step 2: Access the Library from the top bar of the Editor page.
Next, navigate to Add-ons > Countdown. Choose your preferred add-on and hit “Add” to insert it to your Editor.
After that, you will find the add-on has been added to your Editor. Click on the add-on to start configuring the settings. When everything’s in place, click on "Save" and “Update Live” to bring the size chart to your live store.