I decided to add “Log in with…” functionality to a portion of the site. You’ve seen it – a set of buttons “Log in with Facebook”, “Log in with Google +”, etc. What am I protecting? Nothing right now. Just wanted to see how it worked.
So I started like I do all projects and Googled for what I wanted:
Googling “log in with Google” gave me the above results. I clicked on the first link which brought me to a page which instantly declared that it was presenting deprecated information:
I’m not trying to knock Google. They are a great company, and their search engine is an indispensable tool. As a developer, I can search arcane error messages or phrases involving code and always get an answer. It’s just funny that the first time I use Google to search for how to develop against Google it falls short.
btw: The right answer was only a few clicks away.