This page is a step-by-step guide for the process of opening and setting up an external application in Twitter as part of the Gigya Setup process.

This page is a step-by-step guide for the process of opening and setting up an external application in Twitter as part of the Gigya Setup process.

 

 

Phase 1 - Opening an External Application in Twitter

 

  1. Log into your Twitter account and click on the following URL: https://dev.twitter.com/ or https://apps.twitter.com/app/new or https://apps.twitter.com/.
  2. In the "Application Details" page:


  3. In the Application Management page, in the Settings tab:
  4. In the "Keys and Access Tokens" tab, copy the values in the "Consumer Key (API Key)" and "Consumer Secret (API Secret)" fields.
  5. In the "Permissions" tab:

Phase 2 - Configuring Twitter's Application Keys in Gigya's Website

  1. Open the Providers Configuration page of Gigya's Console.
  2. Select Twitter from the list of providers: 
  3. Paste your "Consumer key' and 'Consumer secret' from the end of phase 1.
  4. If you are using a CNAME, be sure to select the "Enable CName" checkbox.
  5. Select Secure redirects only to allow only HTTPS redirects from Twitter.
  6. Click Save Settings on the lower right-hand corner.

 

That's it, Twitters configuration is complete!  Please note that it might take up to 10 minutes for our system to become synchronized with Twitter.