VKontakte App Setup

Overview

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

Creating a new app

To allow users to login to your site with their  VKontakte account you need to create a vKontakte app. To create a new vKontakte app please do the following:

  • Go to the vk developers page: http://new.vk.com/dev
  • After logging in, click the “Create an Application” button
  • Enter your own Title, and select “Website” for Category.
  • Enter and confirm the code via Mobile
  • After you’ve confirmed the code, go to your app > settings. You will need to add your site domain as Base Domain. You will also need to add those page URLs that has the social login buttons e.g. https://www.yoursite.com/login/ or https://www.yoursite.com/register/  
  • Now, you can add the Application ID and Secure Key in WP Admin > Ultimate Member > Settings > Social Connect > VK. Turn On 'VK Social Connect' and enter the API Key ( Application Id ) and API Secret ( Secure Key). Save the settings and test the Social Login's VK button.