LinkedIn Authentication Plugin

Summary: Use LinkedIn as a login option

:link: GitHub: GitHub - discourse/discourse-linkedin-auth: LinkedIn OAuth Login support for Discourse
:arrow_right: Install: Follow the plugin installation guide.


Allows users to log in via LinkedIn:


After installing the plugin, you will need to perform the following steps:

  1. Visit Developers | LinkedIn and click on the nice Create app button in the middle of the screen and follow the process it walks you through
    • there is a handy link to their help pages there
    • :information_source: you’ll need an appropriate LinkedIn Page to enter; this cannot be changed later so make sure you have one ready.
  2. Update the plugin settings in the Admin > Settings area.
  3. Add the your website as an authorized redirect url using
    (replacing the https with http and with your full qualified domain/subdomain)

In order to get this plugin to work with LinkedIn you may need to enable the Sign In with LinkedIn product.