Disqus

To set up Disqus, follow these steps.

  1. Sign in to the dashboard (dashboard.janrain.com).
  2. Click the Manage Engage App button (Manage_SL_App_Icon) corresponding to the property to configure.
  3. On the right side of the page, click the Provider Configuration link. The Provider Configuration page is displayed.
  4. In the list on the right, click Disqus.
  5. Click Configure. The Provider Setup Guide is displayed.

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    Figure 1: Provider Setup Guide, Intro Page

  6. Go to the Disqus developer site. If you don’t already have an account, create one.
  7. Go to http://disqus.com/api/applications/.
  8. On the right hand side of the Applications panel, click Register New Application. A new page requesting information is displayed.
  9. In the Label field, enter the name of your application.
  10. Enter a Description of your app.
  11. Enter the name of your Organization.
  12. Enter your application’s Website (URL).
  13. Enter the CAPTCHA near the bottom of the page, then click Register My Application.
  14. On the Configuration pop-up, click Next.
  15. On the new Disqus page, about halfway down, in the Settings section, there is a text box for Domains. Paste the Trusted Domain from the previous step here.
  16. At the bottom of the page, click Save Changes.
  17. Click the Details tab. Scroll down until you can see API Key and API Secret.
  18. Copy the API Key.
  19. Back on the pop-up, click Next.
  20. Paste the API Key you previously copied into the first field in the pop-up.
  21. On the Disqus page, copy the API Secret.
  22. On the pop-up, paste the API Secret.
  23. Click Next.

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    Figure 2: Provider Setup Guide, Enabled Page

Your Disqus provider is now configured and available as an option for Social Login.