You will need to have the following details gathered before beginning the integration process.
- A LoginRadius account.
- A site configured that you will implement Social Login on. This site can be a dev, staging, local, or live site.
- Developer accounts for your desired social ID providers.
Below is an overview of the process you will take when setting up LoginRadius Social Login on your site.
Navigate to API Configuration -> Social Login on the top panel.
You will land on the site configuration tab and will need to include the Website URL on this page.
Next, navigate to API Configuration > Social Login. Select your desired providers and follow the displayed step-by-step guides to configure the Social Provider apps that will service your account.
- You will now need to configure the selected Social Providers.
- Next Navigate to Deployment > Web Apps, and depending on your site technology, follow the displayed steps to setup the plugin or interface on your site.
With the initial interface, you are now able to get users logging into your site. With a successfully authenticated user, you can now access the additional APIs we have available, either through our APIs detailed here, or through the built in features of our CMS plugins .
(Optional) Setup a custom interface branded to your site's theme. Follow these instructions to replace the default LoginRadius interface with a custom interface. (Available with Pro Essentials and higher plans)
(Optional) Select extended permissions for accessing our advanced APIs by navigating to your LoginRadius Dashboard->Social Login->Social Data Settings and check off the desired permissions for each provider. (Available with Pro Essentials and higher plans)