Guide to Configure Yahoo Social Login in WordPress Website

What is Social Login?

Social Login allows users to connect to any website using various networking platforms such as Facebook, Google, or Twitter. It is a form of single sign-on for users designed and implemented to make logging in easier for end-users. Using social login users can sign into any third-party website without having to create an account.

How does Social Login Works?

The social login process is extremely simple. Users come to your website and select whichever social login provider they want to login. They fill in their details on the social network provider’s site. Once the authentication process is completed by the social provider the user can start using your WordPress website. If they are a new user then they are registered and if they are an existing user they are logged in.

Why should I use Yahoo login on my WordPress Site?

miniOrange Social Login enables your users to use their Yahoo account to login/register on your WordPress website instead of creating a new account. Give your users a Best choice, without remembering passwords, to login/register. In this guide we will see how to implement Yahoo login on your WordPress website in the easiest way. Learn how to implement Yahoo login on WordPress site in a few easy steps by following the guide below.

Click here to know more about other features we provide in Social Login Plugin.

Step 1: Configure Yahoo Social Login In WordPress :

  • Go to Here Sign in with your yahoo account and select Apps from the menubar.
  • social login yahoo account
  • On the page, Click on the Create an App button.
  • social login yahoo create new app
  • Enter Application Name and select Application Type as Web Application.
  • Enter the Callback/Redirect URL (from your social login Instructions)in the Home Page URL and Callback Domain,Select all API Permissions.Click on Create App to save your configurations.
  • social login yahoo Redirect url WordPress social login yahoo created app
  • You will recieve your Client Id and Client Secret in my Yahoo apps section. (Refer to the image below).
  • social login yahoo client ID and client secret

Step 2: Set credentials in miniOrange Social Login Plugin

  • Go to miniOrange Social Login → Click on Configure Apps → click on Yahoo:
  • Copy the Client Id and Client Secret form above setup and Paste them into the fields in Yahoo Instructions page.
  • WordPress social login Yahoo Client Id
  • Then click on Save & Test Configuration button for Yahoo.
  • wordpress social login Yahoo Test Configuration wp
  • A notification from the plugin that The test was successful will be shown. That means your Custom app will set properly. Here you will get your ID, username and other Yahoo App details.
  • If you not able to Add Yahoo Social login icons on your custom login/registration page of your website, you can use our shortcode Guide.

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