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  • Integrate Business Appswith Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedInMark Trang, SocialPandas, CEO@marktrangJason Ouellette, SocialPandas, CTO@jmouel
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  • SocialPandas: Social Selling Platform for B2B What We Do Who We Are We’re Hiring! Investors include: Leads Revenue
  • The Social Business Era is Here Marketing & PR Recruiting HR Generate and monitor viral awareness Attract talent via social networks Manage & develop employees Collaboration Customer Service CRM Internal social employee collaboration Deliver customer service via social Engage and grow customer relationships
  • What This Means for You New IT Projects New Consulting Gigs New Companies to Join (or start yourself!)
  • Jason OuelletteChief Technology Officer
  • AgendaSocial API overviewSample app  Demo  Component walkthrough  Dependencies  Social identity & authentication  Social data import workersWrap-up, resources, Q&A
  • Social API OverviewProvider Data Examples RestrictionsFacebook Objects (Users, Groups, Events) Undocumented Relationships (Friends, Likes)LinkedIn People Daily “Throttle Limits” per User, Companies Application Groups JobsTwitter Users Hourly Limits Relationships (Followers, Friends) Rate Limits per API Type TweetsChatter Users Daily API Request Limit Feeds (Posts, Comments) Query Language Limits
  • Sample App: Demo
  • Sample App: Component Walkthrough (1/2)  Rails  PostgreSQL  CoffeeScript  Sass  Bootstrap  Gems to provide social API access
  • Sample App: Component Walkthrough (2/2) Sign in/out index.html Sessions Controller Import (from Social API Provider) Workers Names, Photo URLs People Get people, Eval answer Game Client (JS) Game Controller
  • Sample App: DependenciesGEM Purpose URLomniauth External Authentication Twitter - Followers, Friends http://twitter.rubyforge.orglinkedin LinkedIn - People nkoala Facebook - Users Chatter - Users dotcom
  • Sample App: Social Identity & Authentication (1/4)Create modelsrails generate scaffold User name:string photo_url:stringrails generate scaffold Authentication user_id:integer provider:integer uid:string token:string refresh_token:string info:stringrails generate scaffold Person user_id:integer name:string photo_url:string provider:integer
  • Sample App: Social Identity & Authentication (2/4)Initialize OmniAuth (config/initializers/omniauth.rb)
  • Sample App: Social Identity & Authentication (3/4)Lookup and create user, authentication records via model
  • Sample App: Social Identity & Authentication (4/4)Wire up sign-in and sign-out to OmniAuth
  • Play the game:
  • Sample App: Social Data Import Workers (1/4)Facebook
  • Sample App: Social Data Import Workers (2/4)LinkedIn
  • Sample App: Social Data Import Workers (3/4)Twitter
  • Sample App: Social Data Import Workers (4/4)Salesforce
  • Wrap-UpSocial APIs are easy to use, but intentionally limited by providers  Like database calls in Apex, bulkify your Social API calls  Cache data where permitted  Think about client vs. server usage patterns, mix and matchEmbrace OAuth for identity and authentication  Avoid the chore of managing your own user authentication schemeGo forth and build social apps!
  • ResourcesSample app code  started with Rails, Rails 3.x on Heroku   and authentication  Simple OmniAuth:  Devise:
  • Mark Trang Jason OuelletteCEO / SocialPandas, CTO / SocialPandas, @marktrang @jmouel