If you want to add an animated countdown timer into your ConvertKit email you can follow the instructions here: How to Add Email Countdown Code to ConvertKit
How to Use Your Custom Field in Your Email
Important Note: There can be a delay between when the webhook triggers the deadline for a contact and when the contact's custom field gets populated with their deadline. Because of this, we recommend that you don't use the custom field in your emails until at least one day after the deadline is initially triggered.
1. In your email editor, place the cursor where you want to add the dynamic date and time and click 'Personalize':
2. Scroll down the merge fields to select your 'deadlinetext' custom field:
3. This will insert your custom field placeholder into your email:
4. When you send yourself the broadcast email, you will see that the placeholder has been replaced with the deadline text format you chose in your setup. NOTE : You must send the actual broadcast after the deadline has been triggered so there is an actual deadline to display. The placeholder will not be replaced in a test message. You can send the broadcast to yourself first to test the delivery.
If you have any questions, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.