SimpleLogin | Blog

Introducing Safari extension - a lot more difficult than we thought

After months of working, the first version of our Safari extension is finally available! read more

February 5, 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Spamgourmet, an inspiration for SimpleLogin

I learnt about Spamgourmet via a friend who has been using the service for more than 10 years. Even though I couldn’t create a new account on Spamgourmet, I only heard nice things about this service. read more

January 31, 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Introducing Alias Directory | Why it's better than Username

Lot of users complain that every time they need an email, they need to go to SimpleLogin dashboard to create an alias and this flow is just too slow. There must be a better way! read more

January 14, 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes

We should have a different email for each website

Why do I receive so many spams? When this question was asked by my girlfriend (now wife 😅), my immediate answer was “Stop giving away your email” and I suggested creating a secondary email for “suspicious” websites read more

December 15, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes

If you care about user privacy, do NOT use Facebook JS SDK

Social Login buttons like the ubiquitous Login with Facebook/Google/Twitter/… button is convenient for users. However some providers like Facebook inject an iframe behind the scene that can track user behavior on the website. read more

November 3, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes

Why you shouldn't create your own authentication system

Implementing correctly an authentication system is hard. And users don’t like it. read more

September 13, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes