How to Add Twitter Social Login on Your WordPress Site with LoginPress

LoginPress offers Social Login Add-on that helps to integrate Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, and Twitter into your WordPress site. It boosts signups to your site by saving users time filling out the default login or registration form for authentication. This quick and simple method also reduces spam and bot registrations.

With this knowledgebase, we’ll show you how to add Twitter Social Login on your WordPress site with LoginPress Social Login Add-on.

Add Twitter Social Login with LoginPress Social Login Add-on

Note: See our Complete guide Social Login to learn how to activate LoginPress Social Login Add-on. 

Follow these steps to integrate Twitter Login into your WordPress site. 

Let’s get started!

Step 1: Enable Twitter Login

First, you’ll need to enable Twitter Login in the Social Login’s Settings tab. 

Once you’ve enabled Twitter Login, other fields will open up, including Twitter API Key,  Twitter API secret key, and Twitter Callback URL.

Enable Twitter Login

You must fill in the Twitter API key, Twitter API secret key, and Twitter Callback URL fields to integrate the Twitter social login on the login and registration form with LoginPress.

  • Twitter API key: The Twitter API enables programmatic access to Twitter in unique and advanced ways.

  • Twitter API secret key: Once you've successfully created a Twitter Developers account, you can find the Twitter API secret key there that you'll be needed to paste into the LoginPress Twitter settings to integrate LoginPress and Twitter social login.

  • Twitter Callback URL: Once the users log in and are provided authorization to the developer's App, they'll need a web page or location to be sent to. This follow-up webpage or location is called a callback URL.

Don’t worry! Simply follow the rest of the steps to get these keys. Buckle up!

Step 2: Register at Twitter Developer

Next, you’ll need to register your website with Twitter using Twitter app

Note: If you’re registering a fresh Twitter Developer Account, you might have to wait a couple of days for authentication.

When you are done, you can proceed to the next step.

Step 3: Create App

Now, click on the “Create an App” Button.

Create App

A new screen with two tabs will open up. 

Tab 1: App Name

First, you’ll need to enter your app name.

App Name

You’ll need to click the “Next” button in the bottom right corner when you’ve selected the app name.

Tab 2: Keys & Tokens

From this tab, copy the API Key and API Secret. 

Copy API and API Key Secret

Step 4: Past in the Twitter Login Field and Save

Now you’ll need to get back to the Social Login’s Settings tab and paste API Key and API Key Secret right next to the Twitter Login fields.

Paste Twitter API key and Twitter API secret key

Once you’ve pasted the Twitter API key and Twitter API secret key, you’ll need Twitter Callback URL.

You don’t need to go anywhere for the Twitter Callback URL as it is under the Twitter Callback URL field. Please copy and Paste it into the field.

Copy and Paste Twitter Callback URL

Note: You can choose between enabling Twitter on the Login or Register form.

Enable Social Login on Login/Registration Form

Click the Save button when you’re done. 

add twitter social login with loginpress

Log out from WordPress and check the login page to see the Twitter Login effect.

Add Twitter Social Login on Your WordPress Site

That’s it! Enjoy Twitter Login on the login form!

This is how you can easily add Twitter Social Login with LoginPress to your WordPress site.

Try the LoginPress Social Login Add-on, and let us know how much it helped you! If you have any doubts or questions related to this matter, please don’t hesitate to contact our support team.

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Updated on December 9, 2022

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Is LoginPress translation ready?

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You can find it in the email Sales Receipt.

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