How to add a countdown

Add a countdown

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Step 1

On the Hacking Health dashboard (, go to Pages > All Pages.
You can search your page using the search tool in the right corner.

Note: You can also click on Pages to access the list of all the pages.

Other option to edit your page

If you are logged in, you can go on the website to your page, and click Edit Page in the toolbar (at the top of the browser) to edit your page in the dashboard.

Backend editor

Step 2

Make sure you are in the editing mode of the “visual composer” tool:

  • If you see “Classic Mode” on the blue button, (in the top, below the title), you’re in the right place.
  • If you see “Backend Editor” on the blue button, click on it to go to the “visual composer” tool.

Step 3

To add the cowntdown section, click on the “Templates icon” at the top of the page and click: Section – Cowntdown.
The section will appear at the end of the page.

Note: It could take a few seconds.

Templates icons

To move the section, take the “cross arrow” icon and drag and drop the section to the desired location.

By default, the section contains a title and the countdown.

You can change the header text by clicking on the “pen” icon, available when you mouse over the Header Text box, or you can remove the title by clicking on the “trash” icon. Also vailable when you mouse over the Header Text box.

Edit the title in the header text box and click save changes.


You can edit the countdown by clicking on the “pen” icon, available when you mouse over the Countdown Timer box.

Change the date and time as suggested and save.

Valérie DoréHow to add a countdown