End to End Setup Guide Okta Single sign On to WordPress | Okta Login

If you want users to login to your WordPress site using their Okta credentials, you can simply do it using our WP OAuth Client plugin. Once you configure the Okta with WordPress plugin, you can allow users to SSO to your WordPress site using Okta. Similarly, you can map your WordPress roles based on your Okta attributes/groups. To know more about other features we provide in WP OAuth Client plugin, you can click here.

Follow the Step-by-Step Guide to configure Okta with WordPress :

  • First of all, go to https://www.okta.com/login and log into your Okta account.
  • will be presented with following screen. Click on Applications on the navigation bar on top.
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  • Click on Add Application button.
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  • Choose Web as platform, OpenID Connect as Sign on method and click on Create.
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  • You will be redirected to the app details page. Enter Application name and Login Redirect URIs. Copy Redirect / Callback URL from the plugin to Configure Login Redirect URL. Click on Save.
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  • You will be brought to App details page. Scroll down to Client Credentials section.
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  • Copy these credentials in MO OAuth Plugin configuration on corresponding fields.
  • You have successfully completed your Okta App OpenID Connect Server side configurations.
  • You can download OAuth Client plugin using the following link.
    OAuth Single Sign On – SSO (OAuth client)

    OneLogin Endpoints and Scope:

    Client ID: from the step 6 above
    Client Secret: from the step 6 above
    Scope: openid profile email
    Authorize Endpoint: https://{yourOktaDomain}.com/oauth2/default/v1/authorize
    Access Token Endpoint: https://{yourOktaDomain}.com/oauth2/default/v1/token

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