LinkedIn strategy for Opauth
Latest commit 76df2b9 Jun 15, 2013 @uzyn uzyn Merge pull request #6 from uzyn/master
Updated to OAuth 2 based.


Opauth strategy for LinkedIn, implemented based on using OAuth 2.

Opauth is a multi-provider authentication framework for PHP.


Getting started

  1. Install Opauth-LinkedIn:

    cd path_to_opauth/Strategy
    git clone git:// LinkedIn
  2. Create LinkedIn application at

    • Enter your domain at JavaScript API Domain
    • There is no need to enter OAuth Redirect URL
  3. Configure Opauth-LinkedIn strategy with at least qpi_key and secret_key.

  4. Direct user to http://path_to_opauth/linkedin to authenticate

Strategy configuration

Required parameters:

'LinkedIn' => array(
    'api_key' => 'YOUR API KEY',
    'secret_key' => 'YOUR SECRET KEY'

Note: To obtain email, include r_emailaddress to scope, eg.: 'scope' => 'r_basicprofile r_emailaddress'.

See LinkedInStrategy.php for more optional parameters.


Opauth-LinkedIn is MIT Licensed Copyright © U-Zyn Chua (