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- 13 readers -
  • 26 WordPress Plugins for Social Media Marketers

    … pages, and you can place a different pixel on each page if you’d like. Simply copy and paste the pixel code directly into a designated box on the pages where you want to install the plugin. This plugin is free to download and use. #4: Comment and Discussion Plugins Disqus Disqus is a commenting system that comes in an easy-to-install WordPress…

    Social Media Examinerin Blogging- 34 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- 23 readers -
  • How to Enhance Your Loyalty Programs Using Social Media

    …. Hashtags also make it easy to analyze which channels and promotions work best.Assign a social currency or value to the social actions your consumers take. These actions could include mentions of your brand when they’re talking directly to you or to their audience, or recommending something to a friend.Be prepared to surprise and delight someone…

    Social Media Examinerin Social Twitter How To's- 17 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- 18 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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