Social Login

Social login, also known as social sign-in, is a form of single sign-on using existing login information from a social networking service such as Facebook, Twitter or Google+ to sign into a third party website in lieu of creating a new login account specifically for that website. It is designed to simplify logins for end users as well as provide more and more reliable demographic information to web developers.Social login is often considered a gateway to many of the recent trends in social software and social commerce because it can be used as a mechanism for both authentication and authorization.
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  • Are Social Logins A Privacy Risks?

    … Janrain®, the leading company that created the Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) category, today announced the results of a new Consumer Identity Trends survey that shows while social login use is growing in popularity thanks to the 75% now suffering from password fatigue, 93% are nonetheless concerned about how their account data…

    Pace Lattin/ Performance Marketing Insider- 7 readers -
  • 26 WordPress Plugins for Social Media Marketers

    … paying for. It comes with a ton of additional features, including the ability to post pins to your Pinterest board, choose featured images to display on your social media posts, and schedule posts. You can pay $39 for one site, or buy a lifetime license of the pro plugin for $149. MashShare Social Media Share Buttons Mashable’s MashShare Social…

    Social Media Examinerin Blogging- 21 readers -
  • The Social Media Examiner Show: This Week in Social Media

    … to users’ queries.” Weekly Video Tip . Studies Worth Examining Q4 Social Login Report: Facebook Losing Ground to Google: Janrain’s Q4 2014 social login report shows that while Facebook is still the dominant way people log into websites, Google is closing the gap among music and consumer brand sites. Facebook lost 3% of its social login market…

    Michael Stelzner/ Social Media Examinerin Social- 17 readers -
  • How to Enhance Your Loyalty Programs Using Social Media

    … Do you want to increase customer loyalty? Have you considered adding a social component to your loyalty program? Your loyalty program isn’t just about rewarding customers. It’s about encouraging ongoing communication. In this article you’ll discover how combining social media with your branded loyalty program can help you reach your campaign…

    Social Media Examinerin Social Twitter How To's- 13 readers -
  • Facebook to Overtake YouTube: 5 New Research Findings

    … Facebook! Key Takeaways The trend toward consumption of content through mobile devices hasn’t left Facebook behind. Facebook will keep creating more mobile-friendly features to stay competitive with the newest platforms that appear regularly. #4: Facebook First for Social Logins According to social registration tools creator Janrain’s Social…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 16 readers -
  • INFOGRAPHIC: Facebook Rules 3Q Social Logins

    … Facebook maintained its social login dominance in the third quarter of 2014, accounting for 58 percent of overall social logins and 62 percent of those originating from mobile devices, according to the latest research from Gigya, a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and consumer-management provider. Mirroring results from the second…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 5 readers -
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