Identification

Last updated 7 months ago

Idfy lets you identify your users using our REST API or the OpenID Connect standard. See the comparision below to find out which of these options best suit your needs.

Pros

  • Industry standard

  • Supported by many libraries and framework

  • Great for JavaScript clients where API keys cannot be protect from end-users

Cons

  • Currently no iframe support

  • Higher entrace level, the developer has to read up on the spec and various flows

REST API

Pros

  • Easy to get started, requires only a few API calls

  • SDK available for many langauges

  • Supports iframe

Cons

  • Propraitary protocol, you have to implement your own flow