Blog posts tagged "openid"

Yahoo! OpenID Provider, Flickr and Delegation

January 30th, 2008

The Yahoo OP is officially live today! Congrats to Shreyas and Allen for shepherding this for many months!

If you’re a Flickr user you can your photos URL (, or if you’re signing into a RP that supports XRDS, just use

You’ll also want to visit, and click on “Get Started” and customize your OpenID identifier.

Personally I just use as my OpenID. I had to futz around a bit to figure out OpenID 2.0’s slightly different syntax, but if you view source on this blog you’ll now see in the header:

<link rel="openid2.provider" href="">
<link rel="openid2.local_id" href="">

Pardon me?

January 31st, 2007

Playing a bit with OpenID, created an account with JanRain, and was presented with the below captcha. Really changed the whole value propisition of OpenID for me.