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2 thoughts on “Thinking about social logins and identity on the web

  1. Hi Doug,
    HNY. The moodle gig sounds great.
    As always an interesting take. I’d not though about the tracking issue.
    The parallel with WordPress is interesting too, you might like I have the plugin for Indiauth on my WP blog so can log in to my site with twitter.

    1. Thanks John – Happy New Year to you, too!

      IndieAuth looks like a great option. You have to have a domain of your own and be technically adept enough to configure links with a specific tag to various social networks. That’s no problem for people like you and me, who see the value of doing this over and above using other methods of authentication. We’d have to provide other methods for people a bit less tech-savvy…

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