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What would be the best plugin to use for translating website.

Thing is - i installed one multilingual plugin, but it does not pick up strings from templates. For example - the template has stuff lke <?php _e('Search Results', 'kubrick'); ?> in it - what plugin should i use to translate them in admin? So far i havent been able to find any.

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You'll first need to create your .POT file, here are some instructions:

http://weblogtoolscollection.com/archives/2007/08/27/localizing-a-wordpress-plugin-using-poedit/

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isnt there a plugin that does all that in wordpress admin? something like WPML did - or does, but i havent used it since it wasnt for free anymore. –  Zayatzz Jan 12 '12 at 21:54
    
another thing - i found that i can edit those mo/po files in django admin with xili-dictionary (wordpress.org/extend/plugins/xili-dictionary). It seems i finally managed to create correct files for the theme... but the strings i see on the site havent changed.. why? –  Zayatzz Jan 12 '12 at 22:54

For my part, WPML is the best tool to do this kind of stuff. It's very easy to configure and quite easy to use. There are also a lot of extensions, for example to manage medias, and an extension to buy translations directly from human translators! You should definitively have a look!

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To be more precise, what you try to do can be done with one specific WPML extension called "WPML String Translation" ;) –  MavBzh Mar 25 '13 at 14:34

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