Browser Sign In WordPress Plugin

Allows users to Sign In and Sign Out from in the browser using Mozilla's Session API.

Author:Shane Tomlinson (profile at
WordPress version required:3.2
WordPress version tested:3.2.1
Plugin version:0.0.1
Added to WordPress repository:14-08-2011
Last updated:25-09-2012
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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This implements the experimental Sessions API being developed at Mozilla Labs.

The purpose of this plugin is to work with the Browser Sign In Firefox Add-on - GitHub. The Browser Sign In plugin looks for If set to [], the site signifies that it supports Sign In and Sign Out from within the browser. If set to [ {email: <username>} ], that user's name will be displayed in the URL bar.

More information about Browser Sign In can be found at Mozilla's Identity Site and Shane's Tutorial

If you see any problems with this code, please contact me!