How to Delay Popup on User Inactivity in WordPress?

Updated on February 6, 2023 by Ananda

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Having a popup on a website can be an effective way to capture user attention and increase engagement. While popups can be a great tool, but if not implemented properly they can also be annoying to visitors and potentially decrease user experience. So it is important to think carefully about when and how they appear.

To check the complete feature overview documentation of The Plus Blocks for Gutenberg Popup Builder block, click here.

Requirement  – This block is a part of The Plus Blocks for Gutenberg, make sure its installed & activated to enjoy all its powers.

For this, you can delay popups on user inactivity for a certain time in WordPress. By using our Popup Builder block you can achieve this goal easily.

To do this, add the block on the page, after choosing the appropriate popup type and adding the content go to Display Conditions > After Inactivity and turn on the toggle.

popup builder inactivity

In the Inactivity Seconds field add the duration (in seconds), this will delay your popup trigger by equivalent seconds.

Note: Make sure there are no popup trigger elements on the page, so set the Type to Hidden in the Selector tab.