Countdown & Reminders Blog

Christmas Update 🎄🎅🏼📱

This will be the last post for 2017 from us as we will be taking a few weeks break over the Christmas period. We wanted to spend the last post just addressing some updates for Countdownplus. Read along to find out more. First up is Android, we are aware that Android released a brand-new update […]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

User Inspired Concerts 2018 🎤

We have the last user inspired post of 2017 for you, hope you enjoy reading about the next two events taking place in 2018. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then here is a little catch up on what happens in these posts. We pick 2 amazing countdowns from Twitter or […]Read full article

User Inspired 2018 Holidays ✈️🏖

It has been some time since our last user inspired post, so since 2017 is nearly over, we wanted to share two of our favourite 2018 holiday countdowns. Read along to get some inspiration for your next trip. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then here is a little catch up […]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

Updates for Android and iPhone November 📱

We wanted to take time to write an update blog post for all users on iPhone and on Android. Read along to find out what is being updated in the app right now. For iPhone users, we have recently updated the app to work on Ios 11, the recent update covers the following. Support for […]Read full article

Add Facebook Events to your Android Calendar

On this post, we wanted to share with you how to add Facebook events on to your Android device. We do have the steps on our app but wanted to share you with you some visual steps on how to add them. Facebook no longer allows third-party apps to directly sync Facebook birthdays. You can […]Read full article

Add Facebook Events to your iPhone Calendar

Since Apple released iOS 11 a couple of our users on Countdownplus have been messaging us on Facebook saying that they cannot see any calendar options in the Facebook section of their iPhone settings. This is because Apple removed direct Facebook and Twitter integration on iOS 11.We wanted to share with you how to add […]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

User Inspired Instagram Events 🎤📚

It’s been a couple of weeks since our last user inspired post so we wanted to come back with another one with two countdowns from Instagram. This user inspired is a mix of music and holiday events. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then here is a little catch up on […]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

Current Updates for Android and iPhone

If you have been following us recently on Facebook, you may have noticed a few more updates on the progress of Android and iPhone. We just wanted to catch you all up on what we are currently working on this month and next month. As mentioned in the last update posted on our blog post, […]Read full article

User Inspired 2017 Instagram

Following on from the many user inspired posts we have gone to Instagram where we find a whole bunch of amazing countdowns from our users. So, for today’s post, we are looking at 2 amazing Instagram countdowns, and there is no theme for this post today. If you are not familiar with our user inspired […]Read full article

User Inspired Music Countdowns from Twitter

Seeing your countdowns on Twitter and Instagram makes us so happy since we get to see the huge amount of creativity and give us major holiday envy. User Inspired blog posts are now going to be a lot more regularly on our blog post. If you are not familiar with our user inspired posts then […]Read full article

Future Update for Android and iPhone

If you are a loyal reader or just a regular user of Countdownplus then you might have seen a couple of updates appear on the Google Play Store. We wanted to just check in and let you know what to expect from us in the next few months. We were working hard for several months […]Read full article

App Settings Version 4.0

This video tutorial will show you the app settings on the iOS version, so this tutorial is for Ios only. We get a few questions about how to turn off the notification symbol on the logo of the app. So we thought what could help is if we run you through what each function of […]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

New Rides for Disneyland Parks

Disney 23 Expo was on this past weekend and we found out a lot of exciting news about upcoming movies and upcoming rides for this parks. So as you may know we are big fans of Disneyland here on our blog and thought it only felt appropriate to share our favourite new rides coming 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

User Inspired Posts from Instagram

We are midway through the summer months and we have been seeing a huge amount of holiday countdowns on Instagram. You share so many countdowns on Instagram and it is our favourite platform. We have selected some of the favourite countdowns from Instagram to give you some holiday inspiration. Over the month of July we […]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