Connect social media accounts

You can connect your Facebook or Twitter account with your Medium account. Doing so will allow you to sign in to your Medium account with that social media account, as well as add a link to your social media account to your profile page. 

Connect Facebook


Desktop iOS Android
  1. Click on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the page and click Settings.
  2. Under Connections, click Connect to Facebook.
  3. Authorize your Facebook account.

Note: You cannot connect a Facebook Page with your Medium account.

Connect Twitter


Desktop iOS Android
  1. Click on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the page and click Settings.
  2. Under Connections, click Connect to Twitter.
  3. Authorize your Twitter account.

Connect Google


Desktop iOS Android
  1. Click on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the page and click Settings.
  2. Make sure the address under Your email is the @gmail.com address of the Google account you'd like to use to sign in. Also, make sure that no other Google account is connected to your Medium account (you can check this in the Connections section).
  3. Sign out of your Medium account.
  4. Click Sign in on the Medium homepage, choose Sign in with Google and attempt to sign in with the desired Google account.

Connect Apple


iOS

To sign in to an existing Medium account using Sign in with Apple, the email address associated with your Apple ID must match the email address associated with the Medium account you're trying to sign in to. You will not be able to sign in to an existing Medium account if you opt to hide your email address during the Sign in with Apple flow.

To choose to share your email address with Medium:

  1. Open your iOS Settings app
  2. Select the top option where your name is displayed with Apple ID, iCloud, iTunes & Ap... beneath your name
  3. Select Password & Security
  4. Select Apps Using Your Apple ID
  5. Select Medium
  6. Select Stop Using Apple ID
  7. Go back to the Medium app on your device 
  8. Select Sign in with Apple
  9. Select Share My Email

If your Apple ID email address matches the email address on your Medium account, it will connect automatically. You will then be able to use Sign in with Apple going forward. 

Disconnect account


You can disconnect your social media account by clicking Disconnect.

Privacy


  • Medium will never post anything on your social media account without your explicit permission.
  • Medium does not import your contacts from your social media network to Medium.
  • If you do not want to display links to your connected social media accounts on your profile page, you can turn that off in your Settings.

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