Posts tagged: oAuth

APIs, Inside IEG

PBS Logins on = THIRTEEN Passport

The smart people at the Public Broadcasting Service have built a system to provide video-on-demand for members of PBS stations on We call this system ‘Passport‘ — since it’s a benefit for members of individual PBS stations, we refer to it at WNET/Thirteen as ‘THIRTEEN Passport’, while another station such as Oregon Public Broadcasting calls it ‘OPB Passport’. This […]

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APIs, WordPress Tips and Tricks

Using oAuth in WordPress Plugins, Part 2: Persistence!

In my previous post we setup a basic oAuth connection between our plugin and Google. Within a post, you could log into Google and get info about a YouTube video to import into your post. Unfortunately, this means that every time you want to do anything with YouTube you have to log in again. What if you want to schedule […]

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