How to Add an Evergreen Countdown to Thinkific with Expiring Bonuses

Integrating your Thinkific Sales Page with Deadline Funnel enables you to create an evergreen funnel offering limited-time bonuses for each prospect:

  • Each deadline will be personalized on an individual basis
  • Bonuses will only be available before the deadline
  • The course will remain available on an evergreen, rolling basis

Create Two Versions of your Thinkific Course

You will create 2 versions of your Thinkific course and sales page, 1  with the bonuses and 1 without the bonuses.

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The duplicate course button can be found in the courses area of your Thinkific account. Click the 'Duplicate Course' icon:

Thinkific will ask you to verify that you want to duplicate the course, and will then send you an email when the duplication is complete.

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Edit the duplicate version of your course to add your bonus content to the course and sales page. Be sure to name the 2 courses so that you know which course contains the bonuses.

Create your Thinkific Promotion in Deadline Funnel:

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Preview the bonus course sales page in Thinkific to copy your bonus page URL:

2
Create an 'Evergreen' countdown for your Thinkific campaign and choose how your prospect will enter your funnel:

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Add your bonus course page URL as your 'Main Sales Page URL':

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Add the regular course page URL (without the bonuses) as your 'After' URL:

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Add the rest of your campaign details. click 'Save & Go to Last Step', and then click 'Finish':

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If you click on 'Funnel Steps' you will see the URLs that you provided in the setup wizard:

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In your Deadline Funnel admin, click on 'Tracking Code' to copy your Deadline Funnel tracking code:

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In Thinkific, navigate to Advanced Settings:
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Click on 'Site Footer Code' and paste your Deadline Funnel tracking code into the box and click 'Save Changes':
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When you view your Thinkific bonus course page, you will see your floating bar countdown timer:

Adding an Inline Countdown Timer to your Thinkific Page

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In Funnel Steps, click the drop-down for 'This is what will happen' and select 'They'll see an inline timer': and click 'Save Page':

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Copy the HTML code snippet that appears in the modal once you have saved your page:
3
Return to Thinkific and click to Edit your Bonus 'Course Page':

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Click on the 'Description' box to add the code for your inline countdown timer:

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Click the 'source' code icon to edit the HTML for your page:

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Paste the Deadline Funnel HTML snippet into description box where you want your inline countdown timer to appear and click 'Save':

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When you preview your Bonus Course Page, you will see your inline countdown:

That's it!

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

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