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Yet Another Countdown Plugin


YACP – Yet Another Countdown Plugin

A flexible Countdown plugin for WordPress

YACP allow you to add a countdown to any WordPress post or page.
It’s god damn easy-to-use, open-source, and developer friendly.

Easy Install

YACP is easy to install, just drag and drop the zipped version
into the WordPress Plugin installer.

No Limitations

YACP is 100% shortcode based, and you can create unlimited
countdowns for your website. There is no premium version.

Open Source

YACP is open-source, you can access and read the source code.
Anyone who want to contribute is welcome.


YACP is developer friendly and based on simplycountdown.js, anyone with basic
CSS skills can create a custom countdown theme.

By choosing the My Custom CSS theme in the configuration page,
that will create a countdown without any styles. The created countdown will have the
simply-countdown-custom class

See the custom CSS template
for more information.


  • Countdown example in the header
  • Countdown example in a post
  • YACP admin listing example
  • YACP creation countdown page example


YACP is easy to install, just drag and drop the zipped version into the WordPress Plugin installer.

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/YACP directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress


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Contributors & Developers

“Yet Another Countdown Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Some code refactoring and improve security


  • First release