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Product Countdown for WooCommerce

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Version history

  • 3.5.8 (Apr. 07, 2014)
    • Fixed a problem where the WordPress administration panel turns white on plugin activation on some hosts.
    • Fixed a problem where the product on the settings page could not be deselected.
  • 3.5.7 (Mar. 26, 2014)
    • Fixed the problem that no product could be chosen on a static page/post/custom post type
  • 3.5.6 (Mar. 24, 2014)
    • Fixed a JavaScript error
  • 3.5.5 (Mar. 24, 2014)
    • Fixed the problem that no product could be chosen on the settings page.
    • Fixed the issue that the settings could not be saved.
  • 3.5.4 (Mar. 21, 2014)
    • Fixed a “devision by zero” error.
    • Fixed a “Undefined variable: product” warning.
  • 3.5.3 (Mar. 17, 2014)
    • Replaced the woocommerce_format_total function with wc_format_decimal function as it is deprecated since WooCommerce version 2.1.
  • 3.5.2 (Jan. 20, 2014)
    • Fixed version number
    • Faster Ajax Timestamp load
    • Minified JS files for the frontend
  • 3.5.1 (Jan. 20, 2014)
    • Fix: Countdown now refreshes itself when a caching plugin is used
  • 3.5 (Jan. 16, 2014)
    • New: added a new variable $sale_price_in_percent which shows the percentage of the sales price
    • Fix: Variable $difference_in_percent is not calculated right
  • 3.4.4 (Dec. 18, 2013)
    • Fixed a problem where the countdown was still shown to the public even when the countdown has ended already (shortcode only)
    • Fixed a problem with the PHP autoloading functions
  • 3.4.3 (Dec. 16, 2013)
    • Updated WP-Buddy Framework again. Fixes a bug where the plugin checks for updates too often on certain WP installations
  • 3.4.2 (Nov. 21, 2013)
    • Updated WP-Buddy Framework (especially the update functionality which – in some cases – checks for updates too often)
  • 3.4.1 (Oct. 10, 2013)
    • Fixed a problem where the percentage-variable was not calculated in the right way
  • 3.4 (Oct. 9, 2013)
    • New: Added the possibility to use the “$difference_in_percent” placeholder in the info text field (which actually shows the difference of the regular and the sales price in percent)
    • Fixed an issue where the plugin always showed the message “It seems that WooCommerce is not installed…” on multisite installations.
  • 3.3.3 (Oct. 4, 2013)
    • Fixed an issue on some themes that might occur: when a product is shown on the homepage and it has an activate countdown with the redirect-action set, it might redirect the user directly from the homepage (which is wrong).
  • 3.3.2 (Sept. 27, 2013)
    • Fixed a problem where the global CSS got quoted (so that background images did not work globally)
  • 3.3.1 (Sept. 26, 2013)
    • Updated the timer so that it now uses WordPress internal timezone (in most cases this is the server time) instead of the browsers time
  • 3.3 (Sept. 18, 2013)
    • New: Allow to display the countdown on the front page
  • 3.2.5 (no public version)
    • Fixed a problem where WordPress throws an deprecated function error while search for a product using the “Product to refer to”-field.
  • 3.2.4 (Aug. 29, 2013)
    • Updated WP-Buddy Plugin Framework
  • 3.2.3 (Aug. 20, 2013)
    • Solves an issue where the timezone was not set correctly on some clients (JS)
  • 3.2.2 (Aug. 19, 2013)
    • Solved an issue where the page load takes a real long time because the plugin permanently checks for updates
  • 3.2.1 (July 19, 2013)
    • Fixed an issue where the color did not turn when included the countdown with the shortcode
  • 3.2 (July 18, 2013)
    • Fixes the problem that the countdown cannot remember the product it was attached to (only applied to posts, pages or custom post types)
    • Updated the WP-Buddy Plugin framework
  • 3.1.6 (July 04, 2013)
    • Fixes an issue where the metabox-variables could not be saved on certain WordPress installations
  • 3.1.5 (July 03, 2013)
    • No public version
  • 3.1.4 (July 03, 2013)
    • Fixed a problem where the countdown always shows up
  • 3.1.3 (July 03, 2013)
    • Fixed an encoding problem
  • 3.1.2 (June 27, 2013)
    • Fixed an issue where the plugin did not work when there are subqueries on a page (the query will be reset before showing the content)
  • 3.1.1 (June 26, 2013)
    • Fixed an issue where the popup did not show up due to a missing HTML-tag
    • Fixed an issue where the $stock_items variable didn’t work on variable products
  • 3.1 (June 25, 2013)
    • New: Countdown now refreshes on variable product pages, too.
    • Fix: Redirect always took place even when there was no sales date defined
  • 3.0.2 (June 24. 2013)
    • Fix: redirect did not work when countdown has expired
  • 3.0.1 (June 20. 2013)
    • Fix: Safari browsers were not able to show a different color
    • Fix: the auto-save functionality of WordPress overwrites the countdown settings
    • Fix: redirect did not work when countdown has expired
  • 3.0 (June 19. 2013)
    • New: Global CSS modification available from settings page
    • New: Doing an action after the countdown has expired: Redirect or send an email (there are some limitation on sending emails. Read question 8 on the FAQ page for more information on this)
    • New: Fade-in from top
    • New: Shortcode: Allows you to add the countdown anywhere in your posts
    • New: Close button
  • 2.0 (June 11. 2013)
    • New: Allow custom background modification
    • New: Allow custom font color
    • New: Placeholder added: $sold_items and $stock_items
    • New: Dutch language (Netherlands) added. Thanks to djkavaa
    • New: Minified JS files for the frontend
    • Updated LESS/CSS so that the WooCommerce Review doesn’t overlay the plugin
  • 1.0 (May 16. 2013)
    • First version available to the public