CartHook for Easy Digital Downloads


CartHook for Easy Digital Downloads is the easiest and most effective way to recover abandoned carts for your EDD site.

The plugin makes integration between the Easy Digital Downloads platform and the CartHook web app super-simple, requiring only a copy/paste of your CartHook ID to be fully integrated in seconds.

Once installed and activated, CartHook will track visitors to your EDD checkout page. It will:

  1. Capture the email address of every visitor to the checkout page as soon as it’s typed into the email field.
  2. If the purchase is not completed, it will trigger an automated email campaign designed to bring the visitor back to your site to finish buying.
  3. Will help you automatically recover 15% to 20% of your abandoned carts, resulting in more revenue immediately.

Get started with a free 30-day trial at – then download the plugin to easily integrate with your EDD site.

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Automatic installation

Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of CartHook for Easy Digital Downloads, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.

In the search field type “CartHook for Easy Digital Downloads” and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found our plugin you can view details about it such as the the release date, rating and description. Most importantly of course, you can install it by simply clicking “Install Now”.

Manual installation

The manual installation method involves downloading our plugin and uploading it to your web server via your favorite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.


The plugin should automatically update with new features, but you could always download the new version of the plugin and manually update the same way you would manually install.


Superb system that works perfectly

I’m impressed. CartHook is so easy to setup and works so well. It has more than paid for itself in single month 5-10 times over.

If you run an Easy Digital Downloads store, definitely consider adding CartHook to it.

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Contributors & Developers

“CartHook for Easy Digital Downloads” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Additional support and optimizations for posting the completed cart event


  • Fixed error where empty cart contents would fail at foreach


  • Updated JSON_UNESCAPED_SLASHES to numeric constants to add PHP 5.3 support


  • Updated some URLs


  • Updated readme


  • Initial release