Shopify App : Widgetic (Countdown Timer)

Create a sense of urgency to drive sales.

About Widgetic (Countdown Timer)

Increase your sales : Keep your users excited about future promotions.

Convert impulse buyers : Encourage your customers to act on your timetable.

Create a sense of urgency : Draw attention to a time-sensitive event.


Research shows that a good number of your sales is done by impulse buying. These are people who purchase on spot. But there are even more people who will thinker around your products before making a decision. So how can you convert them?

Luckily, there's a proven method to do it and increase your sales. It's called the scarcity game: buy now or lose this great opportunity. You can use their rational decision-making process to your advantage. This is a two-step process.

First, you have to define the opportunity, usually a discount. Then you can use our app to draw attention to this time-sensitive event. Creating this sense of urgency will encourage visitors to act on your timetable and drive more sales.


  • Evergreen timer - make your timer start over, enabling an automatic loop with a buffer, after each loop ends. See the details tab in the Editor where you can reset the time and buffer.
  • Customize the style to fit the look and feel of your website.
  • Customize the Time Up Message for a personal experience.
  • Responsive design, works on tablet, mobile and desktop.
  • Count down to any event or up from any date.
  • Flip through or count.
  • Adjust the CTA link.
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Launch date
May 15, 2017
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Seamless workflow: use directly in Shopify admin

About the Author

Matej Kontros

Matej Kontros is an E-Commerce expert and app developer with over a decade of professional experience in IT.

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