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User Inspired May Edition

We have decided to create the User Inspired posts once a month on our blog. If you do want to get featured on this blog or on our social media channels then tag us in your countdowns. Read on two find out what events we are talking about today. First up is @_spikeyboy is going […]Read full article

May Update

Over the last month, we have been working hard on getting new releases out both for Android and iOS. Please read on to find out what to expect very soon. First up on the agenda is iOS one main issue we have seen from a lot of users is the multiple push notification the day […]Read full article

March Update 2018

Since writing the last update post we have been making great progress with frequent updates to the stores. Keep reading to find out more about what we have planned next. Just a few days ago we released a brand-new update for iOS. List of features updated is shown below. We have since that update been […]Read full article

User Inspired 2018 Instagram Holidays

We really enjoy writing these user inspired posts and for this post, you will see two Instagram posts from our users. Read on to find out who is in this week’s post. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then here is a little catch up on what happens in these posts. […]Read full article

User Inspired Theatre and Music events 2018

It’s been a month or so since our last user inspired post here on our blog. In today’s user inspired post we have one countdown from Twitter and one from Instagram. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then here is a little catch up on what happens in these posts. We […]Read full article

Login Benefits

This blog tutorial will help you with understanding a little bit more about the login ability of Version 4.0. This is for Ios only. So when you first download the app, you will be asked if you want to log in, we strongly advise that you do log in. Here are the benefits of logging […]Read full article

User Inspired from Twitter and Instagram 🎤😊

Happy New Year to you all, hope you had a lovely time over the festive period. We are back with a brand-new post on our blog. We wanted to kick off 2018 by showing you two amazing events from our users. You have been busy making plans already for 2018. If you are not familiar […]Read full article

Hidden Hints and Tips Version 4.0

This blog tutorial we will show you some hidden hints and tips for Version 4.1 of the app. This is for IOS only. When viewing a countdown full screen, if you tap on the note icon you will find additional info on that event. Event codes, locations and anything extra you might have added to […]Read full article

Photo Filters

For this blog tutorial we will be explaining how filters work for the update of the app. This tutorial is for iOS only. Since Version 4.1 we have added photo filters, first of all let’s explain how you can unlock extra filters. So go to the upgrades screen, you will see that now you will […]Read full article

Profile Header

This blog tutorial will explain the new profile header adjustments. This is for IOS only. In Version 4.1 you can now get rid of the profile header screen. It was a hugely requested feature since Version 4.0 came out. It is super simple to get rid of and we wanted to show you some extra […]Read full article

Best Tips for Disneyland Paris ✨🏰✨

It’s been some time since we did any Disneyland related blog posts, so we wanted to share some of the best tips for Disneyland Paris. We will split this into sections to read the parts you feel will help you out the most. Weather So unlike in Florida where it is always sunny and barely […]Read full article

Themes and Styling

This blog tutorial will show you the new editing tools when adding images to an event. This is for Ios only. When adding events or editing events, you can add images, but on Version 3.0, editing was rather laborious. Now we have neatened up the editing process for your countdowns. So let’s start with an […]Read full article

User Inspired Holiday from Twitter 2017

We love your countdowns so much and if you follow us on Instagram and Twitter you will see how much we adore your countdowns. So, we decided to make more user inspired posts and stick to posting them once a month on our blog. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then […]Read full article

Tips for Universal Studios Orlando

So here at Countdownplus we love writing about Universal Orlando and Disneyland on our blog. There might be a few things you don’t know about Universal Orlando so we wanted to compile some of the best tips we have come across on the internet. Shuttle Bus and Express Passes So if you know all about […]Read full article

Brand New Update for Android

So as you might have all heard from us over the past couple of months that we have been very busy updating the app for Android. We realise it has taken us longer than expected but we are happy to announce it has finally launched for you all to check out. So we wanted to […]Read full article

Sharing Options

This video tutorial turned into a blog post will help you understand all the share capabilities for the iPhone version of the app. This is for Ios only. This came in joint second to the previous video in our Twitter poll. We wanted to know what YouTube tutorial videos 🎬 you would like us to […]Read full article

User Inspired Music Posts from Instagram

If you read last week’s blog post then you will know we are carrying on with your countdowns from Instagram. Last week is was about holidays, this week it is about music since recently a lot of bands have announced new tours. As always if you want to be featured on any of our User […]Read full article

Holiday Tab

We have another video tutorial turned into a blog post for you. For this blog tutorial, we will show you the Holiday tab features. This is for iOS only. It came 2nd in our Twitter poll, so thanks for voting. We wanted to know what YouTube tutorial videos 🎬 you would like us to make. […]Read full article

How to use C+ for vacations

So the last few posts have been about work and school so we wanted to share some tips on vacations. We love seeing all of your vacation countdowns on social media. So we wanted to share with you how you can have a fabulous vacation trip via the app.   Planning Once you get your […]Read full article

How to use C+ to revise for exams

Last week we talked about how you could use Countdownplus for work but this week it is all about how to use the app for exams. Exam season is already in full swing here in the UK and some of you may or may not still be revising in between exams. We have some tips below […]Read full article

Beginner’s Guide to Universal Studios

We love writing about Universal Studios Orlando as much as we like talking about Disneyland. So we wanted to do a similar post to our Disneyland blog post and share with you a beginner’s guide to Universal Studios Orlando. We sourced some of the best info we could find on Pinterest and blog sites. When […]Read full article

Add Event Feature

We have another video tutorial turned into a blog post for you. For this blog tutorial, you will find out about the new event features on Version 4.0. This is for iOS only. This was our top answer from our Twitter poll so thanks for voting. We wanted to know what YouTube tutorial videos 🎬 […]Read full article

Beginner’s guide to Disneyland

We write a lot of Disneyland based blog posts and wanted to share with you a beginner’s guide to Disneyland. We sourced some of the best info we could find on Pinterest and blog sites. When to attend So as shared before it’s best to go during term time at school and avoid all national […]Read full article

User Inspired Summer Holidays 2017

We love creating user inspired posts and for this week’s post, it’s all about Summer Holidays. We found 2 of our recent favourite countdowns from Instagram and gathered some fun facts and things to do in those countries. First up we have @mikailapatt who is off to Gran Canaria in June this year. Gran Canaria […]Read full article

Top 3 Music Festivals of 2017

Summer is approaching, and with Coachella been and gone, the summer of music festivals is about to start. With so many and so many booked out already, we wanted to countdown to some of our favourite music festivals. Read on to find out our Top 3 music festivals for 2017. 3.V Festival It is back […]Read full article