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.
  7. If you have checked the Request email addresses from users permission in the Twitter app permissions section, navigate to the Permissions tab of the Gigya Console and ensure that the Twitter Permission Enable retrieving email address is checked, and then press Save at the bottom of the page.

 

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.