WordPress Countdown Widget is a widget + shortcode plugin that uses jQuery to display animated countdown timers. By default, it fits to your theme colors and fonts.

Widget Preview:


[countdown event="Until The End of 2020!!!" date="31 December 2020"]


  • Allows multiple sidebar widgets
  • Allows multiple shortcodes in posts/pages
  • Quick and Easy translation to any language

[download_box name=”Countdown Widget” slug=”wordpress-countdown-widget”]

Get Started


  1. Download the widget and upload it to your server through WP Admin -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload
  2. After the upload is complete activate the plugin.
  3. Go to Appearance -> Widgets page, drag and drop the widget to your sidebar.
  4. Fill in the blanks as needed, and done!


Feedback & Contributing

Please submit all issues on plugins Github repo. If you are into plugin development, your contributions on code are welcome too.

Read more

[query_posts tag=”wordpress-countdown-widget”]

Release Notes

[query_posts tag=”wordpress-countdown-widget+updates”]

Comments (5)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *