How to add a Countdown to SamCart

Video Tutorial:

To Use a Floating Bar Countdown:

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Log into your SamCart account and navigate to 'Products' to copy the URL for the product you want to integrate with Deadline Funnel:

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Navigate to the 'Edit your campaign' settings for the campaign you want to use and click 'Add New Page' in the Funnel Steps tab to add your SamCart Product URL:

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Select the action you want from the drop-down (we chose 'They'll see a floating bar time'):

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Be sure there is a redirect URL for after the deadline expires and click 'Save Page':

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Because we chose a Floating Bar countdown, next we click on the Appearance > Floating Bar tab to build and preview our floating bar and make any changes to the settings:

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Navigate to the 'Tracking code' item in the left navigation and copy your Tracking Code:

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Navigate back to your SamCart account, click on your Product > Advanced Tab > and scroll down to 'Embed HTML / Scripts in Footer and paste your Deadline Funnel tracking code in the box, then click 'Save':

Note:  It may take several minutes for SamCart to update the page once you have added the HTML code.
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Once your SamCart page has updated, test the page by visiting the link and you should see your countdown floating at the bottom:

To Use an Inline Countdown:

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Navigate to the 'Funnel Steps', add your SamCart URL, and select 'They'll see an inline timer' for the action from the drop-down and click 'Save Page':

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A lightbox will appear with some additional code that you'll need to copy:

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Return to your SamCart Products dashboard and click on 'Customize':

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Scroll down to the 'Custom Content' box, click the 'Source' icon, paste your Deadline Funnel HTML code snippet into the box, click the 'Source' icon again and then 'Save Changes':

Note:  It could take several minutes for SamCart to update the code on the page.

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Once SamCart has updated your page, you will see your inline countdown timer on the page:

That's it! You've now integrated your Deadline Funnel countdown into your SamCart sales page.

If you have any questions, please let us know at help@deadlinefunnel.com.

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