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?

    … status (10%), friends (8%), and photos (7%), while less than a quarter will share info simply to get something in return, such as a product offer or exclusive content. “Social logins are table stakes for online businesses since most web users will no longer sign up to a new site without them,” said Janrain VP of Product Jamie Beckland. “But privacy…

    Pace Lattin/ Performance Marketing Insider- 10 readers -
  • 26 WordPress Plugins for Social Media Marketers

    … Do you want to improve your WordPress blog? Have you considered customizing WordPress with plugins? One of the biggest advantages of WordPress is the sheer number of easy-to-use plugins that help marketers add functions with little hassle. In this article, you’ll discover 26 WordPress plugins for marketers. Discover 26 WordPress plugins…

    Social Media Examinerin Blogging- 24 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

    … customers spend their time on social media, how they prefer to hear from you and which of your content or campaigns is most engaging. What do think? Are you using social media in your loyalty programs? How has adding social media to the program benefited you? Share your thoughts in the comments below. Tweet Tags: customer loyalty, jessica williams, loyalty program, social login, socialize customer loyalty …

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  • Facebook to Overtake YouTube: 5 New Research Findings

    … to convince a client or supervisor that Facebook, the 10-year-old “grandpa” of social media, can increase brand awareness, visibility, conversion and even email marketing return on investment well into 2015? Leave your comments or questions in the box below! Tweet Tags: facebook research, marketing research, research, social media marketing research, social media research, suzanne delzio …

    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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