Countdown & Reminders Blog

User Inspired Holidays Take 2

The last time we did a user based blog post a few of you really enjoyed it so we are back again, and we are going to do another holiday post. New York is a great place to go in America and a popular destination. A lovely user by the name of @somermariex is going […]Read full article

How to have the best day at Universal Studios in Orlando

After the huge success of our Disneyland post, we had to an identical blog post for Universal Studios in Orlando. So here are some tips we found on the internet about how to have the best day out at Universal. We will follow the same structure as that post so split it into three sections […]Read full article

Update on Version 4.0

So we released a teaser trailer on Twitter and Facebook the other day and some of you are probably glad that we have been working on an update. We just wanted to fill you guys in on what’s going on.   Firstly, anything that was crashing has all been fixed, the posting to Facebook has […]Read full article

How to throw an awesome baby shower

So throwing an awesome baby shower can be a tad confusing where do you start? We have a few tips for you on how to throw a great baby shower. First of all, before anything, decide a good time that suits the expectant friend. Decide whether you want to just hold a small get to […]Read full article

Countdown Types Tutorial

Another video tutorial turned into a blog post. This tutorial will help show you the event countdown options we have. It works both for Android and iOS devices. So you want to tap on Menu and then you tap on Countdown Event, this works for your iPhone. For Android it’s the three squares then New […]Read full article

5 ways to use our app to help you revise

It’s exam season as you probably know and we have already written a post about Best way to be organised for school (at home and at school). We wanted to a exam special blog post, on 5 ways to use our app to help you revise for exams. Use the timer for practicing speaking exams […]Read full article

How to have the best day out at Disney

We see a far share of you counting down to your trips to Disneyland, so we scoured the internet and wanted to compile the best advice we could find for your days out at Disneyland.We are going to split this blog post up into three sections, food, attractions and general advice. First up is food, […]Read full article

User Music Events

A few weeks ago we did a user inspired post, and everyone featured was delighted for the mention. So here is another user inspired post this time its all about concerts.   This year is filled with amazing music events, one of the most popular music events which you have talked about a lot is […]Read full article

Uni Organisation

So we have done a how to stay organised for work post and Best way to stay organised for school (at home and school). This time we know exam season is here, and some of you will be doing some exams at uni. We want to help you get organised for your uni exams. Keeping […]Read full article

Calendar Tab Tutorial

Another blog post turned from video to blog post, this is for the calendar tab tutorial. This tutorial will help you to add events from the calendar tab onto your timeline. It works both for android and ios devices.   This is a question we get a few times on Facebook, so we thought we […]Read full article

Best Day out in London

So there is so much to do in London, and it is always best to stay in London for at least a week to really enjoy your time. If you are strapped with time, then you can cram a few things in one day so here is our top tips for a great day out […]Read full article

Users Best Holiday Spots

From time to time, we see our users counting down to awesome holidays to many different places. We just want to show some great places to visit will visiting the countries. So we hope you enjoy this user inspired blog post.   First up is Monaco, from @rebeccameechan9 on Twitter. Monaco is famous for holding […]Read full article

Festivals to attend in 2016

Summer is coming and some summer festivals are already selling out fast. Here are some choices on what festivals to attend this year.   Parklife It comes back to us in Heaton Park Manchester on June 11-12th. This year sees some big headliners coming to the stage. Years and Years, Jess Glyne, Sigma and more […]Read full article

Facebook Resolution Version 3.0

Another blog post that is a video tutorial, and it recently got made into a video tutorial. This blog post will help you to grab events from Facebook from your iPhone calendar on your iOS device. This tutorial will only work for iOS devices. Currently there is an issue with posting events to Facebook via […]Read full article

Movie to Watch in 2016

So the rest of year sees plenty of amazing movies set to hit cinema screens. We wanted to share with you, which films we reckon you should go and watch in cinemas this year. Captain America: Civil War, comes out 6th May 2016. The whole Avengers team come together, but this time it’s a fight […]Read full article

Booking Travel Tips

Last month we talked about our tips on travelling, so before you even get on that plane, train or get in the car. Here are our best booking travel tips. Booking So hopefully by now you have made your mind up on where you want to go on your holiday. Don’t forget to book your […]Read full article

Comedy Gigs of 2016

In the UK more so there are lots of comedy festivals and a few new comedians going out on tour, so here are our top 4 comedy based events to look out for this year.   First up, we have the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, which runs 5 August till the 29 of August. Not only […]Read full article

Travel Essentials

If you are a frequent traveller or just a casual traveller, then you might have at some point thought you forgot something on your travels, or just needed some help on what to do. Then here are our tips on what to pack and how to essentially pack like a pro. One thing is to […]Read full article

How to stay organised for work

So a few weeks ago we did a post on Best way to stay organised for school (at home and school), and it only seems fitting to do one for those who work and feel they need a little inspiration on how to stay organised for work.   Our App There are many ways to […]Read full article

Android Widgets

We have another tutorial video turned into a blog post for you. This blog post will help you place widget countdowns on your home page on your android device. This tutorial will only work with the paid version of the app. This tutorial applies to new android devices. Get your android device, pinch in your […]Read full article

Easter Weekend Breaks

Easter is around the corner and its going to be a long weekend, why not book a cheap getaway with friends or a loved one. Here are our suggestions on where to go.   Brighton Brighton is great place to go even on a short period of time. With so much to see you are […]Read full article

How to use the app to its fullest potential?

You might have wondered how do I make the most out of my countdowns on the countdownplus well here we are with some advice on how to do that. You may have just started to book a bunch of holidays and got some tickets to your favourite artist in concert. So now it is time […]Read full article

iCloud Sync

If you were not aware, we have a YouTube channel with tutorial videos. We felt we should make blog posts about our Tutorials. So from now on expect to see a tutorial video made into a blog post. We have made these blog posts simple to follow with step by step advice and images to […]Read full article

Interesting Valentines Spots

Valentines Day is fast approaching with it only being two weeks away, so maybe it is time you started thinking about what you want to do with your partner. So we came up with a short list of ideas to do for an interesting valentines day and even a romantic one. So let’s start to […]Read full article

Random Days of the year worth noticing

There are many random days that are celebrated and more so on social media. So far we have had National Popcorn Day this year and there are many more to celebrate. We have put a list together of our favourite ones.   World Nutella Day 2nd February Nutella is just a perfect treat, whether you […]Read full article

Best way to plan a Birthday

Planning a major birthday can seem rather daunting but if you get organised and have a plan in hand then it’s a doodle. We wanted to share our tips on planning a great Birthday. Let’s start at the very beginning, we are talking months ahead before the actual birthday.  You might have a certain theme […]Read full article

Let’s Get Excited For 2016

We officially say Hello to 2016 and we hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Years. 2016 is sure to be a great year for events. We decided to list our Top 5 events we are excited to see this year.   Vidcon 2016 We love most things related to Youtube and it […]Read full article

Londoners Guide to Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner, and the Christmas decorations are up and the presents are being wrapped. We are getting excited with a countdown for Christmas. London is one of the nicest places around Christmas and here is a Londoners guide to Christmas in London. Markets pop up around London from December till January. […]Read full article

How to stay organized.

2015 is soon coming to an end and what better resolution could there be than to get more organized! We have some brilliant tips for you to get organized and concentrate on making sure you make the most out the new year. Tidy space Tidy mind. The cleaner the space is around you the less […]Read full article