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What plug-ins there are available to allow people to leave comments using their Facebook and Twitter logins? Any special considerations or recommendations?

I am currently allowing comments with the email addresses (default setup), but there are certain problems in this approach (spam being one).

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Both Simple Facebook Connect and Simple Twitter Connect have features to allow users to post comments using their Facebook or Twitter credentials. Among other things.

Disclaimer: I wrote 'em both.

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why Simple Twitter Connect is not in the repository? –  vajrasar Jan 21 '13 at 10:26
    
It ceased to work properly when Twitter made changes to their API. I have not had time to fix it, so I removed it until I could find the time to do so. –  Otto Jan 21 '13 at 17:52

Disqus is a popular cross-site comment system which allows logging in via various methods, including Twitter, Facebook and your own disqus account. They obviously have their own Wordpress plugin you should check out.

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I'd still like to host comments on the site itself. Disqus advanced API options are very pricey. –  Mikko Ohtamaa Sep 7 '11 at 12:58

Try Facebook Comments This is the best plugin for facebook comments and For twitter comments.

Hope Both are very helpful.

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