WP Social is the ultimate WordPress social media plugin that integrates with all the social media platforms, including Reddit. You can add one-click login options on your website, letting users log in to your website using their Reddit accounts.
Read this documentation to learn how to integrate Reddit on WordPress and let the users log in with their accounts on your website.
Getting Started #
In order to allow your visitors to log in with their Reddit account, first, you must create a Reddit App. The following guide will help you through the Reddit App creation process. After you have created your Reddit App, head over to “Settings” and configure the given “App ID” and “App secret” according to your Reddit App.. let’s learn…
Create Reddit App #
- Go to https://www.reddit.com/prefs/apps
- Log in with your Reddit Account ( if you are not logged in )
- Click Create an App button. It will take you to the App registration page.
- App name should be clear and succinct.
- Select web app.
- In the description box. You should provide a reasonable description.
- Redirect URI must be filled up according to WP social plugin.
- The redirect URI is important – for web apps, it points to a URL on a web server that you control.
- You will find the redirect URIs from WP Social Plugin.
- Click the get the started button on Reddit login.
- Here you can see your Client ID and Client Secret.
Set up WordPress Reddit Login on WP Social #
After the successful Reddit app creation, the next step of Reddit social login integration for WordPress is to add Reddit with credentials (APP ID and APP Secret key) to your site. For that, first log in to your WordPress site, then,
- Navigate to WP Social > Social Login from your dashboard.
- Switch to the Providers tab.
- Click to Settings under Reddit.
Add Login Button Label #
You can customize the button label for Reddit Login. To add/change the button label,
- Move to the Buttons tab.
- Enter Login Label Text.
- Enter Logout Label Text.
- Then Save Changes.
Find Shortcodes and Simple Link #
You can use Shortcodes to add Reddit Login on any page. You can find the shortcodes in the Usage tab. Read the documentation of WP Social Shortcodes Usage to learn how to use those shortcodes.
You also find a Simple Link for the Reddit Login button.
Finally, the process of Reddit social login integration for WordPress is complete. Now you are able to add a Reddit Login button to your website and let the user log in to the website using their Reddit account.