Implement Livefyre with Third Party Integration

Create Livefyre Apps from scratch to create customized experiences and data visualizations.

You can create a Livefyre App from scratch by consuming Livefyre and social data using the Bootstrap and Stream API.

For Livefyre Apps that require authentication, see Identity Integration for information about supported third party authentication platforms.

To implement Conversation Apps (Comments, Chat, Live Blog, Sidenotes):

  1. Perform App integration.
    a. Create a Collection Using the CollectionMeta Token.
    b. Integrate Livefyre Apps to sites using the Livefyre.js embed code structure.

    • For more information on how to use the Livefyre.js embed code structure, see Embed an App.

    • For information on how to integrate the Comments App, see Comments.

    • For information on how to integrate the Chat App, see Chat.

    • For information on how to integrate the Live Blog App, see Live Blog.

    • For information on how to integrate the Sidenotes App, see Sidenotes.

  2. Perform authentication integration.
    a. Create User Auth tokens to pass and store user data in Livefyre.
    b. Integrate third party user and authentication platforms. For a list of supported platforms, see Identity Integration.

  3. Perform App customizations. App Customizations options to match your branding and style and add custom functionality.

To create a visualization App (Map, Media Wall, Trending, Carousel, Filmstrip, Storify, Feature Card, Mosaic, Polls):

  1. Perform App integration.
    a. Create a Collection Using the CollectionMeta Token.
    b. Integrate Livefyre Apps to sites using the Livefyre.js embed code structure. For more information on how to use the Livefyre.js embed code structure, see Embed an App.

    • For information on how to integrate the Map App, see Map.

    • For information on how to integrate the Media Wall App, see Media Wall.

    • For information on how to integrate the Trending App, see Trending.

  2. Perform authentication integration.
    a. Create User Auth tokens to pass and store user data in to Livefyre.
    b. Integrate third party user and authentication platforms. For a list of supported platforms, see Identity Integration.

NOTE

Livefyre does not support Carousel, Filmstrip, Storify, Feature Card, Mosaic, and Polls Apps using Livefyre.js.

Integrate these Apps using the Create an App process.

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