LinkedIn Login Integration


Below are the steps on how you can create LinkedIn app and integrate it with the MyWifi platform:


  1. Go to https://www.linkedin.com/secure/developer and login with your LinkedIn Username and Password.

  2. Click the Create Application button


  3. Enter the company name. As you type this will also search LinkedIn for the company name.



  4. Choose and application name, this will usually be your client's business name plus Free WiFi or something similar, this will be seen by the Guest upon login



  5. Fill in an Application Description, this is not Guest facing



  6. A Logo is required  for your app.  The Format and Dimensions are as follows:


    PNG or JPEG format. The image must be square and at least 80 x 80 pixels, and no larger than 5 MB in size.




  7. Chose a use for your application 



  8. Enter a Website URL, this is where the Guest can find more information about the App



  9. Enter a Privacy Policy URL.  This is your Privacy Policy found on your website




  10. Enter the Business Email of your client




  11. Enter a business phone number. This will be the number Guests will use regarding the app



  12. Accept the Terms and click Submit





  13. Be sure to check r_emailaddress under Default Application Permissions




  14. Enter your Authorized Redirect URL under OAuth 2.0


    Once entered, click Update

    The URL will be: 

    https://yourcustomsocialportaldomain.com/index.php?controller=social-login&action=linkedin

    "yourcustomsocialportaldomain.com" is the Domain entered in the  Branding >> Custom Domain - Social Portal  field. If you do not have a Custom Domain you can use securewifilogin.com in place of the bold domain above.

  15. Copy your Client ID and Client Secret



  16. In the MyWiFi Control Panel, select Integrations from the left menu




  17. Click the red Add New Integration button in the upper right corner of the screen



  18. Name your app and choose LinkedIn in the Services drop down menu




  19. Paste the Client ID and the Client Secret into their respective fields and click Save


    Congratulations!
    You have now successfully added a new LinkedIn app for use in your campaigns.

    If you have any questions about this, please contact our support team by clicking the support icon in the bottom right-hand corner of this page.


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