This perfectly simple website does just one thing – really, really well

Pick a date, any date . . .

It’s Almost helps you set up and share a clock that counts down to the date you’ve selected. Each occasion gets a unique URL, which you can use to mark birthday parties, Bar Mitzvahs, and other special (or not-so-special) days. One caveat? True to its name, the very simple, very pretty website won’t let you look too far into the future—so if your Bar Mitzvah boy’s already counting down to his retirement, he’ll have to look elsewhere.

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This perfectly simple website does just one thing – really, really well