ReferralCandy for WooCommerce


ReferralCandy is a powerful tool allowing you to automate customer referral campaigns for your WooCommerce store.

  • Get more sales from word-of-mouth
  • Reward customers for referring their friends to your store
  • Easy install. 14 day risk-free trial. Get up and running today!

Boost your sales with a referral marketing program

ReferralCandy helps you increase your sales by rewarding your customers when they refer people to your store. We give your customers a personal reward link that they can share with their friends.

Easily add a refer-a-friend program to your store

Simple to get up and running today — no developers needed!

How ReferralCandy works:

  • A customer buys something from your store
  • We send them a coupon code to share with friends
  • When their friends buy from you, the customer receives a referral reward

Everybody wins: your original customer gets rewarded, their friends get a discount, you make more sales and get a new customer! We do all the referral tracking, so you don’t have to do anything.

Learn about the details on our How ReferralCandy Works page.


  • ReferralCandy for WooCommerce Plugin Settings Page


Requires WooCommerce 2.3.3 or higher

From your WordPress dashboard (recommended)

  1. Go to Plugins > Add New
  2. Search for: ReferralCandy
  3. Click on Install Now to install and activate the plugin

  1. Download the latest version zip file
  2. Go to Plugins > Add New
  3. Click on Upload Plugin to upload the zip file
  4. Activate the plugin after the installation


  1. Go to WooCommerce > Settings > Integration > ReferralCandy
  2. Fill-out your App ID and Secret Key. You can get them from ReferralCandy Admin Settings > Plugin tokens)
  3. Click on Save changes and it’s done!

**Please make sure that the plugin can make outbound requests for the API calls


We maintain a list of FAQs on our help page!


2023(e)ko abuztuaren 17(a)
I had JC help me set up Referral Candy. He was extremely helpful and knowledgeable. JC is an asset and helped me understand how to use the program correctly. Thanks again
2023(e)ko ekainaren 15(a)
Just started playing with RefferalCandy and got stuck with some newbie questions. JC from supporting staff helped me sorting out the all the issues i met so far. They are very much prompt in response and good to rely on. Kudos to JC and Candy team.. One request i have is to release a version matching latest WP.
2023(e)ko ekainaren 7(a)
The customer service are doing excellent support I terms of customer issue/ concern. Big Thanks to Jessa as she is the best support to handle our concerns up to now. I would also like to thank Ines and JC for a quick response to my inquiries. Overall Great Job! Looking forward for a more feature of ReferralCandy. Keep up the great work.
2023(e)ko maiatzaren 31(a)
I'm new to ReferralCandy and needed help with some of the features and settings within the account. Karen was able to quickly access how I structured the account and make recommendations to improve the number of referrals we generate. Very thankful for the support I received.
2023(e)ko maiatzaren 2(a)
JC was extremely helpful and knowlegable. He solved all the issues other staff members couldn't. THank You for your time and assistance.
2023(e)ko apirilaren 27(a)
Referralcandy has been great for me so far and the support i got from the team was good i recently had a problem with integration but with the help and care of Innah from referralcandy all was sorted. she had kindness and patience lol this was like a walk in a park for her. Thank you Innah
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Laguntzaileak eta Garatzaileak

“ReferralCandy for WooCommerce” software librea da. Ondoko pertsonek egin dizkiote ekarpenak plugin honi.


Aldaketen loga


  • Fixed issue where plugin form fields not displaying tooltip


  • Updated to use WC CRUD class for compatibility with HPOS


  • Fixed issue where contact being unsubscribed


  • Fixed errors from API calls – PR from Jared Hill (


  • Added locale field on order meta to be sent to ReferralCandy to send emails with correct languages to customers
  • Updated additional order meta to have short keys to save space
  • Fixed translation of post-purchase popup widget on checkout


  • Added checkbox to enable/disable marketing checkbox on checkout
  • Post-purchase popup widget uses store locale upon checkout


  • Added marketing acceptance checkbox on checkout
  • Added option to customize marketing acceptance label
  • Updated order class to include accepts_marketing data taken from marketing acceptance upon checkout
  • Added feature that adds a note on the order if a purchase was successfully submitted to ReferralCandy


  • Fixed issue where there the tracking code is rendered before the html


  • Fixed issue where the plugin uses the rc_referrer_id cookie even if non-existent


  • Fixed failing code for logging API requests


  • Fix for non-English stores not submitting purchases to ReferralCandy


  • Reinstated tracking code rendering as backup referral detection if setting referrer cookies fail
  • Added option to select the status of orders that are to be sent to ReferralCandy
  • Added option to render tracking code on a different page if the thank you page was changed
  • Updated method of fetching order information
  • Removed saving of metadata except for rc_referrer_id
  • Improved compatibility with WooCommerce v2.6 and above
  • Improved compatibility with ShipStation integration


  • Updated logic for setting cookies to improve referral detection


  • Defaulted post-purchase popup’s accepts marketing field to ‘false’


  • Fixed bug where the orders for subscriptions are being marked as completed (i.e. ShipStation, WooCommerce Subscriptions)


  • Added link to Settings on the plugin page for easier access
  • Added warnings for required keys that are not present


  • Fixed bug where the plugin breaks the Woocommerce Integration tab


  • Plugin now uses the API integration of ReferralCandy
  • Only orders marked as completed are submitted to ReferralCandy
  • Orders created from the Woocommerce dashboard are now registered in the ReferralCandy dashboard


  • Fixed issue where orders with spaces in the names or have no name at all produce checksum errors


  • Added an option to enable the post-purchase popup widget on the checkout completed / thank you page


  • Fixed whitescreen of death issue when the Woocommerce plugin is deactivated while the ReferralCandy plugin is active


  • Fixed deprecation messages for Woocommerce version 3.0 and above


  • Fixed email encoding issue


  • Fixed md5 calculation that caused invalid checksum.


  • Fix data encoding cause invalid checksum.


  • Use the order number as the external reference ID.


  • Implement proper timezone handling.


  • Automatically show the settings page after plugin activation.


  • Use advanced integration to integrate with ReferralCandy app.