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Boobook, another simple Facebook Connect for WordpPess.

Only the basic :

  • Login with a Facebook account
  • Create a WordPress user
  • Save locally on the server the Facebook picture’s profile as an attachment
  • Shortcode or PHP Code to insert the Facebook Connect button wherever you want
  • Little widget for the sidebar

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You can help me buy some diapers ^_^ :


  • Setting the App ID, App Secret and default role for the user connected.
  • Shortcode to put a Facebook Connect Button in a post or page content.
  • Example of button insert with a shortcode.
  • Widget Sidebar : Configuration.
  • Widget Sidebar : Not Connected.
  • Widget Sidebar : Connected.
  • The Facebook profile's picture is saved as a media file.
  • PHP code to insert the Facebook Connect Button where you want.


  1. Extract and upload the directory boobook to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Create a Facebook Application to get an App ID and an App Secret.
  4. Go to Settings -> Boobook Config to setup App ID and App Secret.
  5. Insert a shortcode or the PHP code where you want the facebook connect button to appear.
  6. Enjoy


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  1. Fix bug on uninstall


  1. Upgrade Facebook API v2.8
  2. Translate ready !
  3. Add French translations
  4. Clean Boobook options on uninstall
  5. Can change shortcode and widget button labels
  6. Update avatar if needed
  7. Refactoring code


  1. Fix bug avatar creation


  1. Fix Rewrite rule bug


  1. Fix logout url bug


  1. Settings : can disable notification by email when a user was created
  2. Settings : add redirect url after login
  3. Settings : add redirect url after logout
  4. add some hooks : boobook_fb_user_profile, boobook_user_created, boobook_user_before_update, boobook_user_avatar_updated, boobook_user_authenticated
  5. Fix bug cookie when disconnected
  6. Fix avatar size bug in the admin bar menu


  1. Move flush rules

1.0 beta

  1. Hello world!