How to create Linkedin Application for Cakephp User Management Plugin

Cakephp 2.x and 3.x User Management Plugin provides you log in and registration with Linkedin. For enable this feature you must create Linkedin Application for App Key and Secret Key.

Lets see How to create your first Linkedin Application.

In order to create a Linkedin Application the basic requirements are:

  1. A Domain Name (for example ektanjali.com)
  2. A Linkedin Account with Developer Application Enabled (mostly It comes with).

Things to do in your Linkedin Account-

  1. Go to https://www.linkedin.com/secure/developer and log in with twitter email and password.
  2. Click on Add New Application
  3. Enter the Details as on below screen shotapp details
  4. Click on Add Application
  5. You will get twitter Api Key and Secret Key (see screen shot below)
    api key and secret
  6. Now note down Api Key and Secret Key and log in your site with Admin, go to All Settings, find Linkedin Api Key and Linkedin Secret Key edit them enter your linkedin Api Key and Secret Key here and Save them.
  7. For enable, Log in with Linkedin on your Site, edit setting Want to use Linkedin Connect on your site? and check it save it.

Further If you have any questions please let me know on info@ektanjali.com.

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