Spotlight is a fully responsive coming soon template. It features CSS3 spotlight animation and provides 3 different styles of Retina-ready spotlight images.

Due to Twitter’s API changes, the Tweet! plugin used in the previous versions of this template has stopped working since 2013-06-11 (Please visit the Tweet! website for more details). In the latest version of this template, the twitter feed functionality is achieved through Javascript and PHP. To use this functionality, please make sure that your web sever supports PHP.

Key Features

  • Responsive layouts
  • CSS3 spotlight animation
  • 3 different styles of spotlight images
  • HTML5 form validation
  • Newsletter subscription form
  • Twitter feed integration (through PHP)
  • Retina-ready graphics
  • Easy customization through CSS LESS
  • IE8/9 support (without animation)



  • Dec. 16, 2013: Changed the default countdown format to show zero days
  • Nov. 3, 2013: Fixed the problem of static countdown on mobile devices. Added MailChimp integration functionality. Adjusted line height of text above subscription form
  • Sep. 24, 2013: Reimplemented the Twitter feed functionality throught Javascript and PHP
  • Jun. 15, 2013: Removed the Twitter feed functionality due to Twitter’s API changes
  • May. 27, 2013: Tips and comments in the documentation and the relavant javascript file on how to properly specify the countdown date
  • Mar. 28, 2013: Minor updates on spotlight images and related CSS styles
  • Mar. 28, 2013: Initial release

3 Different Styles of Spotlights