How to Set up a Countdown Timer Overlay
Create countdown timer overlays in Picreel to boost conversions on your website. This help article provides step-by-step instructions for setting up a timer overlay.
Use Case: Imagine you're running an e-commerce site and want to entice visitors to make a purchase. A countdown timer overlay can encourage quick decisions and increase sales.
Using a countdown timer overlay, you can:
Instant Audience Response: Countdown timers trigger immediate actions from your site visitors.
Boosted Conversion Rates: Limit special offers or deals to a specific time frame to attract more clicks and conversions.
Here’s what a timer overlay would look like:
Step 1: Choosing a Timer Overlay Template
- In your Picreel dashboard, click on 'Campaigns.'
- Click the drop-down arrow next to '+New Campaign,' select "Create Using Templates."
Step 2: Customizing Your Timer Overlay
Under the Featured list of templates, choose a timer overlay.
Click on ‘Customize’ to start editing.
Click on any element on the left panel and start customizing it according to your needs.
Click ‘Save’ to save your changes and proceed to the next section.
Learn how to edit a premade design.
Step 3: Configuring Campaign Settings
Under the campaign settings, you have three broad sections:
Step 5: After configuring your settings, click 'Save' in the top-right corner to save your changes.
That's all you need to know about setting up a timer overlay in Picreel. If you encounter any issues or have any questions, feel free to contact our support team.