Google + App Setup

Overview

This document provides instructions on how to properly setup a Google+ application so that users can login/register via Google on your site. You will need to purchase our social login extension if you want users to login via Google.

Enabling API

To allow users to login to your site with their Google+ account you need to create a Google+ project and enable Google+ API. To enable API and create new Google+ project please do the following:

  • Go to Social APIs - Google+ API 
  • Enable Google + API 

    Creating new project and adding credentials 

  • Enter the project details in the pop-up that appears and click the “create” button

  • Go to Credentials sidebar and add credentials OAuth Client ID
  • Which API are you using - Google+ API
  • Where you will be calling the API from - Web Browser

  • After the client ID is created you will see some information appear on the page
  • Copy and paste the Client ID and Client Secret into the Google+ tab on the Ultimate Member > Settings > Social Connect page to connect your site to your App