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Janrain Social Login


Enable people to quickly register or log in to your site using their existing identities from Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn, or dozens of other social networks. Janrain supports more than 30 social networks, email, and identity providers.

This plugin enables integration of Janrain Social Login and social sharing v2 features in a WordPress site. This plugin supports [Janrain Social Login free] (

Janrain Social Login was previously called Janrain Engage. The plugin UI references this legacy name.

Social Login

Let visitors register or sign-in to your site with the click of a button with an existing identity from one of 30+ supported social networks, including Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn and Yahoo!

Customizable Interface

Utilize an intuitive visual editor to tailor the size, orientation, style, fonts and colors of your social login interface, or take advantage of simple APIs to create a custom look and feel.

Link Social Identities to Existing Accounts

Link a customer’s multiple social identities to a single account on your site, or associate a social profile to an existing customer account on your site.

One Click Return Experience

Improve user experience by recognizing returning customers with a one-click login feature.

More Information:

  1. Janrain Social Login Overview
  2. Janrain Support Portal
  3. Get Janrain Social Login free



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Social Sharing instructions are available on

Installation Overview

  1. Select your social providers and configure your Janrain Social Login user experience:

  2. Download and unzip the plugin. Copy the ‘rpx’ directory and its contents to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory or use the plugin installation option built in to WordPress.

  3. Activate the Janrain Social Login (Engage) plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

  4. Go to General Settings and check “Membership, Anyone can register” to allow user registrations

  5. Select Janrain Engage from the Dashboard left navigation bar and enter your Engage API Key (available from your Janrain Dashboard).

    If you don’t already have an Engage account and API key, go to Janrain Social Login free to sign up.

  6. Configure social login user experience settings:

    • Allow sign in via Engage – If checked, Engage login will function. If unchecked, Engage login will be enabled.
    • Enable automatic user registration – If checked, the plugin will create WordPress user accounts upon first successful social login. If unchecked, users who sign in with social credentials the first time will be put through the WordPress registration process.
    • Show Engage sign in on wp-login page – If checked, the Engage sign in user interface will be shown on the WordPress login page.

Contributors & Developers

“Janrain Social Login” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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