Can someone help me with this, I want to add a graphical countdown ticker page to my website. Like the pregnancy and birthday countdown tickers. example on these pages

http://image.lafemmebonita.com/cgi-bin/ … ickers.cgi


http://pregnancyandbaby.com/pregnancy/b … r-4486.htm

I just do not know how to set up the database…

I pretty much understand the rest of how to write this script…