How to include countdown clock in Gmail?

Gmail is a free email service from Google. In many ways, Gmail is like any other email. You can send and receive emails, block spam, create an address book and perform other basic tasks, related to email. At the same time, Gmail has a number of unique features that make it one of the most popular email services in the world.

You need to create a Google account to have your Gmail mail. Because Gmail is one of the services that Google provides registered users. An account is created for free. The process of creating it is simple, and the name entered the user will be part of your Gmail address.

To add a countdown timer to gmail follow these steps:

  1. In the letter editor, click on the place where you want to insert the counter.
    Gmail editor
  2. Click "Insert Photo".
  3. Select "Web Address (URL)".
    Insert photo in gmail
  4. In the Promo Features account, copy the url of the created counter.
    countdown timer for email embed code
  5. Insert this url in the field "Paste an image URL here:"
    Countdown clock in gmail
  6. Click "Insert" button

After the timer is added, you can resize it

Resize countdown timer


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Francis Welch August 17, 2019

Thank you, your post is very useful. How to add any html to gmail, not just countdown counters?

PromoFeatures August 17, 2019

You can open html in a browser and copy the whole page and paste it into the editor, but we recommend using Chrome browser extensions called "HTML Inserter for Gmail" or "Insert Text HTML Snippets in Gmail".