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14      <a class="link-https" href="https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/p
>ersona/" title="https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/persona/">Mozilla P 
>ersonavevaibs</a> is completely decentralized and secure authenti 
>cation system for the web based on the open BrowserID protocol. T 
>o ensure that Persona works everywhere and for everyone, Mozilla  
>currently operates a small suite of <a href="/en-US/docs/Persona/ 
>Bootstrapping_Persona" title="/en-US/docs/Persona/Bootstrapping_P 
>ersona">optional, centralized services</a> related to Persona. 
15    </p>
16    <p>
17      Why should you and your site use Persona?
18    </p>
19    <ol>
20      <li>
21        <strong>Persona comp <script type="text/javascript">
22letely eliminates site-specific passwords<\/strong>, freeing user
>s and websites from the burden of creating, managing, and securel 
>y storing passwords.<\/li> 
23        <li><strong>Persona is easy to use.<\/strong> With just t
>wo clicks a Persona user can sign into a new site like <a href="h 
>ttp://voo.st" title="http://voo.st">Voost<\/a> or <a href="http:/ 
>/crossword.thetimes.co.uk/" title="http://crossword.thetimes.co.u 
>k/">The Times Crossword<\/a>, bypassing the friction associated w 
>ith account creation.<\/li> 
24        <li><strong>Persona is easy to implement<\/strong><strong
>>. <\/strong>Developers can add Persona to a site in a single aft 
>ernoon.<\/li> 
25        <li>Best of all, there's <strong>no lock-in<\/strong>. De
>velopers get a verified email address for all of their users, and 
> users can use any email address with Persona.<\/li> 
26        <li><strong>Persona is built on the BrowserID protocol.&n
>bsp;<\/strong>Once popular browser vendors implement BrowserID, < 
>b>they will no longer need to rely on Mozilla to log in.<\/b><\/l 
>i> 
27        <\/ol>
28        <p>Read on to get started!<\/p>
29        <div class="note">
30        <strong>Note:<\/strong> Persona is in active development.
> Follow <a class="external" href="http://identity.mozilla.com/" t 
>itle="http://identity.mozilla.com/">our blog<\/a> to learn about  
>new features, or join <a class="link-https" href="https://lists.m 
>ozilla.org/listinfo/dev-identity" title="https://lists.mozilla.or 
>g/listinfo/dev-identity">our mailing list<\/a> and offer your fee 
>dback!<\/div> 
31        <h2 id="Using_Persona_on_your_site">Using Persona on your
> site<\/h2> 
32        <p>
33        <tbody>
34        <tr>
35        <td>
36        <h3 id="Getting_started">Getting started<\/h3>
37        <dl>
38          <dt>
39            <a href="/en-US/docs/Persona/Why_Persona" title="en/B
>rowserID/Why_BrowserID">Why Persona?<\/a><\/dt> 
40          <dd>
41            Learn about reasons to support Persona on your site, 
>and how it compares to other identity and authentication systems. 
><\/dd> 
42          <dt>
43            <a href="/en/Persona/Quick_Setup" title="BrowserID/Qu
>ick setup">Quick setup<\/a><\/dt> 
44          <dd>
45            A quick walkthrough showing how to add Persona to you
>r website.<\/dd> 
46        <\/dl>
47        <\/td>
48        <td>
49        <h3 id="Persona_API_reference">Persona API reference<\/h3
>> 
50        <dl>
51          <dt>
52            <a href="/en/DOM/navigator.id" title="navigator.id">T
>he navigator.id API reference<\/a><\/dt> 
53          <dd>
54            Reference for the <code>navigator.id<\/code> object, 
>which web developers can use to integrate Persona into sites.<\/d 
>d> 
55          <dt>
56            <a href="/en/Persona/Remote_Verification_API" title="
>en/BrowserID/Remote_Verification_API">Verification API reference< 
>\/a><\/dt> 
57          <dd>
58            Reference for the remote verification API hosted at <
>code>https://verifier.login.persona.org/verify<\/code>.<\/dd> 
59        <\/dl>
60        <\/td>
61        <\/tr>
62        <tr>
63        <td>
64        <h3 id="Guides">Guides<\/h3>
65        <dl>
66          <dt>
67            <a href="/en/Persona/Security_Considerations" title="
>BrowserID/Security considerations">Security considerations<\/a><\ 
>/dt> 
68          <dd>
69            Practices and techniques to make sure your Persona de
>ployment is secure.<\/dd> 
70          <dt>
71            <a href="/en/Persona/Browser_compatibility" title="/B
>rowser_compatibility">Browser compatibility<\/a><\/dt> 
72          <dd>
73            Learn exactly which browsers support Persona.<\/dd>
74          <dt>
75            <a href="/en/Persona/Internationalization" title="/In
>ternationalization">Internationalization<\/a><\/dt> 
76          <dd>
77            Learn how Persona handles different languages.<\/dd>
78        <\/dl>
79        <\/td>
80        <td>
81        <h3 id="Resources">Resources<\/h3>
82        <dl>
83          <dt>
84            <a class="link-https" href="https://github.com/mozill
>a/browserid/wiki/Persona-Libraries" title="https://github.com/moz 
>illa/browserid/wiki/BrowserID-Libraries">Libraries and plugins<\/ 
>a><\/dt> 
85          <dd>
86            Find a drop-in library for your favorite programming 
>language, web framework, blog, or content management system.<\/dd 
>> 
87          <dt>
88            <a class="link-https" href="https://github.com/mozill
>a/browserid-cookbook" title="https://github.com/mozilla/browserid 
>-cookbook">The Persona cookbook<\/a><\/dt> 
89          <dd>
90            Example source code for Persona sites. Includes snipp
>ets in C# (MVC3), PHP, Node.JS, and more.<\/dd> 
91          <dt>
92            <a href="/en-US/docs/persona/branding" title="/en-US/
>docs/persona/branding">Branding resources<\/a><\/dt> 
93          <dd>
94            Sign in buttons and other graphics to help present Pe
>rsona to your users.<\/dd> 
95        <\/dl>
96        <\/td>
97        <\/tr>
98        <\/tbody>
99        <\/table>
100        <p>&nbsp;<\/p>
101        <table class="topicpage-table">
102        <tbody>
103        <tr>
104        <td>
105        <h2 id="Information_for_Identity_Providers">Information f
>or Identity Providers<\/h2> 
106        <p>If you're an email provider or another identity-provid
>ing service, check out the links below to learn about becoming a  
>Persona Identity Provider.<\/p> 
107        <dl>
108          <dt>
109            <a href="/en-US/docs/Persona/Identity_Provider_Overvi
>ew" title="IdP">IdP Overview<\/a><\/dt> 
110          <dd>
111            A high level view of Persona Identity Providers.<\/dd
>> 
112          <dt>
113            <a href="/en/Persona/Implementing_a_Persona_IdP" titl
>e="Guide to Implementing a Persona IdP">Implementing an IdP<\/a>< 
>\/dt> 
114          <dd>
115            A detailed guide to the technical details of becoming
> an IdP.<\/dd> 
116          <dt>
117            <a href="/en-US/Persona/IdP_Development_tips" title="
>Developer tips">Development tips<\/a><\/dt> 
118          <dd>
119            A set of tips and tricks useful while developing a ne
>w Identity Provider.<\/dd> 
120          <dt>
121            <a href="/en-US/docs/Persona/.well-known-browserid" t
>itle="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Persona/.well-know 
>n-browserid">.well-known/browserid<\/a><\/dt> 
122          <dd>
123            An overview of the structure and purpose of the <code
>>.well-known/browserid<\/code> file, which IdPs use to advertise  
>their support for the protocol.<\/dd> 
124        <\/dl>
125        <\/td>
126        <td>
127        <h2 id="The_Persona_Project">The Persona Project<\/h2>
128        <dl>
129          <dt>
130            <a href="/en/Persona/Glossary" title="navigator.id">G
>lossary<\/a><\/dt> 
131          <dd>
132            BrowserID and Persona terminology defined.<\/dd>
133          <dt>
134            <a href="/en/Persona/FAQ" title="en/BrowserID/FAQ">FA
>Q<\/a><\/dt> 
135          <dd>
136            Answers to common questions.<\/dd>
137          <dt>
138            <a href="/en/Persona/Protocol_Overview" title="Browse
>rID/Protocol overview">Protocol overview<\/a><\/dt> 
139          <dd>
140            A mid-level technical overview of the underlying Brow
>serID protocol.<\/dd> 
141          <dt>
142            <a href="/en/persona/Crypto" title="MDN">Crypto<\/a><
>\/dt> 
143          <dd>
144            A look at the cryptographic concepts behind Persona a
>nd BrowserID.<\/dd> 
145          <dt>
146            <a class="link-https" href="https://github.com/mozill
>a/id-specs/blob/master/browserid/index.md" title="https://github. 
>com/mozilla/id-specs/blob/master/browserid/index.md">The Spec<\/a 
>><\/dt> 
147          <dd>
148            Deep technical details live here.<\/dd>
149        </script></strong>
150      </li>
151    </ol>

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