So that information can be securely passed between your Captivate podcast hosting dashboard and your WordPress website, either self-hosted or via our fully managed, hosted & supported Podcast Websites platform, you need to give Captivate Sync™ the authority to talk to your Captivate dashboard.
Authenticating Captivate Sync™ within your self-hosted WordPress dashboard
Once you've installed and activated Captivate Sync™, it's time to connect your WordPress site and Captivate, using your unique User ID and API Key. Don't worry if this sounds all technical, it's really easy to do!
In your WordPress dashboard click Captivate Sync™ and then Authentication
Head on over to your Captivate dashboard click My Account and then Click Reveal API key
In WordPress, paste the User ID and API key into the relevant boxes within Captivate Sync™
Click to authenticate
Prefer video? Take a look at the video and follow along with the steps:
That's it! Your WordPress site is now connected to your Captivate dashboard, and vice versa, making it super easy to manage your show and episodes on both platforms!