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World Clock


World clock showing the local time at six major cities round the world. The plugin provides a choice of analog and digital clocks, colors and sizes.

  • Analog or digital clocks
  • Three different groups of world capitals
  • Horizontal or vertical clock format
  • Color selection for clock’s text, border and background
  • Automatic adjustment of daylight saving time from the servers
    See example world clocks here


  • Vertical Digital clocks (white background)
  • Vertical Digital clocks (black background)
  • Vertical Analog clocks (navy blue background, yellow text)
  • Horizontal Analog clocks
  • Horizontal Digital clocks (white)
  • Horizontal Digital clocks (navy blue)


  1. Download the zip file and extract the contents,
  2. Upload the folder world-clock to your WP plugin folder /wp-content/plugins/ directory,
  3. Go to Plugins > Plugins, and activate the plugin,
  4. Go to Appearance > Widgets, and drag the widget to a sidebar,
  5. On the widget selection panel, select clock type, clock orientation, world capital sets, clock colors and size
  6. Email problems to widgets at, we appreciate your input into improving the plugin
  7. If you find the widget useful, please take the time to rate our plugin. Thank you.


How do I customize the colours?

Go to the Appearance->Widgets tab in your wordpress admin panel, and choose click on settings for the local time clock, select text, border and background colors from the drop downs

Can I paste the clock directly into a page in a post, not on the sidebar ?

Yes, the javascript is available directly from You must paste your clock’s javascript into the post in HTML mode.

Does world clock widget adjust for changing Daylight Saving Time?

Yes, the clock automatically changes for all Daylight Saving Time changes in the world, using the database.

What is Daylight Saving Time?

Daylight saving time is the convention of advancing clocks so that afternoons have more daylight and mornings have less. Click here for more information

Is there support ?

Further support is available at, or


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Contributors & Developers

“World Clock” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Upgrade for https


  • Released 22/06/2011
  • Corrections to html and css that affected alignment, and size of the background square


  • Released 08/02/2010
  • First release includes two most popular analog and digital clocks