Is it possible to sync avatar and bio of Discourse in Wordpress when using Memberful?

(François Douville) #1

I really think Memberful is the SSO provider. So is it possible to sync user data to Wordpress with the Discourse plugin?


(Simon Cossar) #2

No, syncing user data from WordPress to Discourse is only done when WordPress is the SSO provider for Discourse.

(François Douville) #3

I asked to Drew from Memberful and he said :

Hey Francois. Memberful doesn’t facilitate any connections between Discourse and WordPress (it interacts with each independently). If you use Gravatar for Discourse, you’ll see the same thing in WordPress. You could also look at building something custom that synced profile photos and bios from Discourse to WordPress.

So is it the SSO provider?

(Jay Pfaffman) #4

Yes, if you followed Memberful’s instructions. If you look at your settings and search for “SSO” you’ll see it.

(François Douville) #5

Ok so there is no way to sync user data to Gravatar if Wordpress is not SSO provider… thanks!

(Simon Cossar) #6

What avatars are you getting on Discourse after users sign in with Memberful? I would expect Gravatars to be set for users who have a Gravatar account. That should be the same as what happens on WordPress.

(François Douville) #7

Yes this a Gravatar. But the majority don’t have a gravatar account…