The Countdown Timer Element in Shogun is a great method of creating a sense of urgency for your customers and driving sales.
How to Use the Countdown Timer Element
To get started with the Countdown Timer Element, simply drag one onto your page.
Setting the Timer From Page Refresh
You can set the element to start a countdown from the time the visitor enters the page. This can be helpful for creating a sense of urgency on a product page.
Setting the Timer to a Certain Date
You can also set the Countdown Timer Element to countdown to a certain date. This can be helpful for counting down the time till the end of a sale.
Note: The date and time you set will follow your device's machine time - and will display the same duration regardless of the visitor's timezone.
Changing the Time Labels
If you want to customize the labels of the Countdown Timer Element, you can do so i the Custom Labels section of the Countdown Timer Element.
Changing the Size of the Countdown Timer Element
There are three size options for the Countdown Timer Element: small, medium or large. You can change these in the settings of the element.
Changing the alignment of the Countdown Timer Element
The Countdown Timer Element comes with a selection of alignment options that you can use to customize it to your liking. These options allow you to set the justification of the text of your timer.
Changing the text color of the Countdown Timer Element
Customizing the text color to match the style of your site is an important feature to ensure that your site flows the way that you would like it to.