Step By Step Guide For WordPress Single Sign On (SSO) using Yahoo

Step By Step Guide For WordPress Single Sign On (SSO) using Yahoo

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

You can download OAuth Client plugin using the following link.

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

  • First of all, go to and login to your Yahoo Account.
  • You will be brought to a Application Management Page. Click on Create an App.
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  • You will be shown a form where you have to enter Application Name and Callback URL (Redirect URL). Fill the form with appropriate information. Fill Callback/Redirect URI from MO OAuth Plugin. Then Click on Create App
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  • You will be brought back to Application Management page. Here you can find Client ID and Client Secret.
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  • Copy these credentials in MO OAuth Plugin configuration on corresponding fields.

  • Yahoo Endpoints and Scope:

    Client ID : from the step 4 above
    Client Secret : from the step 4 above
    Scope: openid
    Authorize Endpoint:
    Access Token Endpoint:
    Get User Info Endpoint:

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