How to Set up a Countdown Timer Overlay
Timer overlays are fruitful when you want to give your web visitors an incentive to complete a purchase. You can create urgency by displaying a timer overlay and converting more website visitors into customers.
Using a countdown timer overlay, you can:
1. Trigger instant responses from your audience
2. Limit a particular offer to attract more clicks
Here’s what a timer overlay would look like:
To set up a timer overlay:
Step 1: In your Picreel account,
Navigate to ‘Campaigns’ from the dashboard.
Click on ‘+New Campaign.’
Under the Featured list of templates, select a timer overlay.
Click on ‘Customize’ to start editing.
Step 3: In the Edit design section, you can customize your overlay.
Click on any element on the left panel and start customizing it according to your needs.
Learn how to edit a premade design.
Click ‘Save’ to save your changes and proceed to the next section.
Step 4: Under the campaign settings, you have three broad sections:
Basic settings: Whether your timer overlay will display on the whole site or specific pages
When Overlay Appears: When will it trigger, and what will be the impression frequency
Other Options: Some further options such as device type, personalization, and location, among others
- Click ‘Save’ in the top-right corner to finalize your changes.
That is all about timer overlay in Picreel.
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