1. Go to https://www.linkedin.com/developer/apps and click on "Create Application" 2. Fill in the information as on-screen instructions with these notes:

  • Application Use should be: Social Aggregation
  • Website URL should be this URL: http://yoursitename.com/ 
    • Remember to replace "yoursitename.com" with your site URL

3. Click on "Submit" and you will be brought to Authentication page as following

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Note:

1. If your site using SSL Certification (https):

+ Social Engine platform: Add another URL: https://yoursitename.com:443/ to "Authorized Redirect URLs" field.

+ phpFox platform: Add another URL: http://yoursitename:443/PF.Base/module/socialbridge/static/php/linkedin.php/ to "Authorized Redirect URLs" field.

2. To import full profile from LinkedIn, you also need to apply for r_fullprofile permission.

For r_fullprofile permission, please visit our http://knowledgebase.younetco.com/2015/05/15/i-cant-import-full-data-from-linkedin-only-general-information-summary-and-experiences-can-be-got/ for more information

3. With phpFox platform, in some cases if you are using Amazon as hosting service with SSL Certification, you might encounter this error:

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Then you need to fix this by insert below code into file PF.Base/start.php at line 32 to 35 (Please perform backup before editing files):

if(isset($_SERVER['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_PROTO']) && $_SERVER['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_PROTO']=="https") {      $_SERVER['HTTPS'] = "on";      $_SERVER['SERVER_PORT'] = "443"; }  

February 9, 2018
Category: Social Bridge