Authenticating a user with LinkedIn in ASP.NET Core

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8/30/2016 6:00:10 PM

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TL;DR: In this blog post we'll see how easy it is to authenticate a user with any OAuth2 service using the new generic OAuth middleware in ASP.NET Core. Check out the repo to get the code. In previous versions of ASP.NET you could allow users of your application to sign in using their social media accounts by using the external authentication providers.