According to a research report, nowadays, users' session is shorter on every website. In this case, you can simplify the process of registration and login for your application. The socialite package is the best and mostly used package for social login. It is used to reduce the process. In this article, we implement a LinkedIn login to your application. Are you looking for a Google or Twitter login? you can visit our social login series for your knowledge.
- Install Socialite Package Let's start with the Install Socialite package on the laravel application. In the terminal, you run the following command:
composer require laravel/socialite
You need to add the below line of code inside the config/app.php file.
$providers= [ ...... Laravel\Socialite\SocialiteServiceProvider::class, ...... ]; $alias = [ ...... 'Socialite' => Laravel\Socialite\Facades\Socialite::class, ...... ];