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To generate a secret key & public key for Disqus, you'll need to create your own Disqus application however, you shouldn't be daunted by this. It's free, and only takes 5 minutes. We're going to give you a step by step guide to creating an app, and generating your secret key.

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Cross-site request forgery is a type of malicious exploit of a website where unauthorized commands are transmitted from a user that the website trusts. Joomla provides an internal mechanism to help prevent this exploit through the use of tokens associated with a user session. In this blog post we will discuss how this protection works, and how it can be easily implemented in your own Joomla extensions.

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When building Joomla websites on localhost in Windows, you may have noticed that emails are not sent. This happens because your Windows machine is unlikely to have a SMTP server configured. In this article, we'll discuss how to overcome this by installing a free mail (SMTP) server emulator, allowing you to test and view emails sent by your Joomla website.

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To generate a consumer key & secret from Twitter you'll need to create your own Twitter application however, you shouldn't be daunted by this. It's free, and only takes 5 minutes. We're going to give you a step by step guide to creating an app, and generating your access tokens.

Read more: Create a Twitter Application to obtain access tokens