How to Add Shopify Countdown Timer Announcement Bar 2024

We’ll demonstrate how to add an Essential Apps Countdown Timer announcement bar to your Shopify store. Elevate engagement and drive customer action effortlessly with Essential Apps. Let’s begin!

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App Install

Access the power of the Essential Apps Countdown Timer by installing it seamlessly. To do so, head to the Shopify app store, search for our product and push “Add app”

How to Download Shopify Countdown Timer app

How to Place Shopify Countdown Timer Announcement Bar

 After installing the Essential Apps Countdown Timer, follow these steps for your announcement bar:

  1. Click “Create a new timer” and choose “Top/bottom bar” as your timer type.
  2. Customize the content: countdown name, title, subheading, call-to-action button, button text, timer labels, and close icon option.
  3. Choose the timer type: countdown to a specific date, fixed minutes, or daily recurring time.

Customize your Shopify Announcement Bar

In the design section, define your countdown timer’s positioning, it could be the top or bottom bar. Also, it could be sticky, which means always visible while scrolling. Explore appearance customization options. Make it personal or go for one of our predefined designs like the captivating “Earth” template.

Placement Options

In the third step, select the pages where you want to display your announcement bar. Options include showing it on every page, only the homepage, all product pages, and more.

Publish and Preview Shopify Countdown Timer

After you’ve finished configuring, push “Publish” to activate your announcement bar. Preview it on your store by clicking the “Preview countdown in store” button. The bar appears automatically, but if you face any problems, our support team is always ready to assist.

How To Add Countdown Announcement Bar to Shopify


Congratulations on successfully adding the captivating Essential Apps Countdown Timer Announcement Bar to your Shopify store! Elevate engagement, drive customer action, and unlock your store’s full potential with ease. Whether you choose to showcase it on every page, the homepage, or specific product pages, this feature is sure to boost your store’s success.


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