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Using transparent backgrounds

Settings a transparent background is very useful when you are placing your timer over an image.

Here's a side-by-side comparison of a solid-color vs a transparent timer:


To make your timer’s background transparent, go to the "Container & Positions" tab and leave the "Background Color" field empty:


Note: Gif images don’t support transparency well. Choosing a transparent background option may affects the quality of your timer.

To achieve a better result, we recommend you choose a matte color that matches the background color of your email or landing page.

The same applies if you enable rounded corners.

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