Event Countdown shortcode is one of the shortcodes available in The Ken theme which you can take advantage of. It allows you to add a countdown with different styles. To see a live demo of this feature please click here.
Displaying an Event Countdown
To add the Event Countdown shortcode to a page or post, follow the steps below:
Configuring the Event Countdown Settings
After you add the Event Countdown shortcode, a pop-up window will appear where you can set options for this shortcode that you can set to fine tune your Event Countdown and add it to the page. Followed is a detailed description of each option for Event Countdown shortcode:
|Upcoming Event Date||Use this option to add the event date. The format of date should be like this: 12/24/2015 12:00:00 => month/day/year hour:minute:second|
|UTC Timezone||Use this option to set the UTC time zone for the event.|
|Skin||Use this option to set a skin for Event Countdown shortcode. Available options are Dark, Light, Accent Color and Custom.|
|Custom Color?||This option will be available if you set the skin option to Custom in item 3. Use this option to set a custom color for the Event Countdown shortcode.
Extra Class Name
This is an option which is common among most of the shortcodes. If you wish to style particular content element differently, then use this field to add a class name and then refer to it in Custom CSS settings inside Theme Settings.