WordPress does not support a bilingual or multilingual blog out-of-the-box. There are however Plugins developed by the WordPress community which will allow you to create a multilingual blog easily. Creating a mulitlingual blog is basically installing WordPress in more than one language and letting ...

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Multisite - global categories [duplicate]

I have a multisite network set up (where each blog actually represents one language). The contents of each site can differ (since it's handled by different people with different focus). BUT: We want ...
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Internationalization of variable length lists (e.g. in title/salutation)

I am looking to internationalize a plugin and I'm running into some trouble with translating lists. Consider these examples: In English, a title could be something like Mr, Mrs or Ms but in Dutch ...
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Translations does not work with .pot file

I've created a theme at underscores.me and it seems it is multi-language ready. There is a .pot file in the language folder, so I downloaded POEdit and translated the things in there (like Posted on, ...
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How to translate wordpress backend to another language

Is there any way to translate wordpress entire backend to another language that is not supported yet. ? I mean, my language is Sinhala (Sri Lanka) and sinhala is not yet included by default on ...
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TinyMCE - Add button that changes direction of selected text

Ok, I am going to create website in Urdu(rtl) & English(ltr) language that contain paragraphs like this: <p style="direction:rtl">کیا حال ہے buddy? سب خیریت ہے؟</p> You can see that ...
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WPML Default Language User Meta [closed]

I'm having a super hard time finding the names of the default user meta that's included with WPML. WPML has a setting for "Default Admin Language" under every user's profile. I'd like to access this ...
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Configuring Multisite with subdomains

I'm currently trying to configure multisite for my blog. I want to use it for multilingual content. My installation of wordpress is located in a subfolder: mydomain.de/content everything worked ...
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Adding text in more than one language (at the same time)

I am building a wordpress site. On the upper-right hand corner of every page on the site I am going to have two (or more) flags, and clicking on any given flag should cause the site to display the ...
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How make a multi language routes, with rewrite rules or rewrite endpoints?

I want to know a concept of making a multi language routing system for WP. That is the best practice, to make this routing system with add_rewrite_rules for pages post arhive etc in part, or to use ...
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What is the correct way for multi-domain and multi-language website?

I have very interesting request from a client: They want to have website in two languages for different countries and also are asking whether it possible to have domains for each langues. Goal is so ...
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Use custom template on certain URLs

I'm building a simple two language site. I'm using Polylang for posts, and also have a custom post type, "Artist." In order to keep it simple on the back-end, I'm not using Polylang, just a few custom ...
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Multi Language permalink for author page in wordpress

I want to have 2 different permalinks in 2 different language for author page. Is there any way to make a different author template except using author.php because I am using author.php for the main ...
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Change “en-US” to “en”

Hey I am trying to edit the WP theme files, and I am using bloginfo('language') to get the language of the page. However, it returns me "en-US", which does not work while redirect the page. The site ...
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Disable sanitize_file_name on upload without modifying functions.php

I am looking for a way to disable sanitize_file_name function without modifying the functions.php or formatting.php. I am uploading files that have other language file names and all I am getting are ...
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What are the downsides to uploading filenames in different languages?

I am building a Wordpress site that is going to be multilingual (using WPML) and it will host a ton of resources in multiple languages - from Chinese to Russian to English, etc. We wanted to upload ...
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Issue with pagination() get_pagenum_link() and language permalinks

I'm quite new to Wordpress and php. I managed to put up a site running on three languages with a plugin called "qTransalte" and a theme that had blog posts, slide posts, portfolio posts and highlight ...
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How to create custom post type like Page

I want to create a Custom Post Type like Post or Page, It should have Page templates Option. This is for multilingual site. Any comments on this ?
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Create custom Rewrite Rule

Hi I'm trying to create simple multilingual plugin. For that I need to create RewriteRule, for example. example.com/fr/post1 or example.com/post1 How do I achieve this?
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Translating my custom theme, always translated version?

I have a custom theme which is in Dutch and now i am trying to translate the theme into english. For this i am using poedit, and converted some theme strings into _e('string-is-here') I save both ...
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How to switch a translation after user switched the language?

I have theme prepared to be translated with __() and _e() functions, they were used without domain, just __( 'TEKST' ), not __( 'TEKST', 'domainhere' ). Next, my theme has .po and .mo files in ...
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Multi-Language is not supporting

Burmese language is not supporting in wordpress backend. I want to write some content in Burmese/Myanmar language is there any plugins or fonts which can be used in wordpress. Or any method can be ...
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How does the system know where to get text-string (in different language) from?

I have this code in functions.php in a theme that is used for creating header-titles in different tables $content_prodsection_headers = array(); $content_prodsection_headers['title'] = 'Namn'; ...
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How to Change my website language from English to Danish?

I have developed a website in Wordpress in english language. Now I want to change the language to Danish. Please help me how to change it.. I want to change by easiest and very less time consuming ...
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Wordpress multisite change language

I want to change site language through cookies. As I have multisite, so define('WPLANG') is not working in wp-config.php. So I added hook to filter "locale". But still not working... What to do ? ...
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Issue to set a default language

I'm working on a multiple language site (Catalan and Spanish). I set by default Catalan as the main language but we found that users who navigates with spanish browsers the content appears in spanish ...
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How can I stop wordpress translating my page template names

I am using wordpress multisite to manage different language versions of my site. This is the code I am using to achieve this /** * Language Support */ add_filter( 'locale', 'my_theme_localized' ); ...
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Translation not working in sprinf variable

I have a function to get the taxonomy term name like this: function get_term_name($taxo){ $terms = get_terms($taxo); $html= ''; foreach($terms as $term ) { $html .= sprintf( __( '%s', ...
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New WP installation due to language issues

My current WP installation is in English, I dowloaded the theme (So cute by YIT) My objective is to set up a store in swedish. I've been struggeling to translate strings etc, I've tried the WPML ...
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Multilingual attachment links

I have a site that operates in English and French, and uses wp-document-revisions to manage file attachments connected to a custom post type. The function works flawlessly for English, but I am ...
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Multidomain site with custom permissions

We are going to build single instalation wordpress multidomain site, where each domain is used for different language. domain.com - english, domain.lv - latvian, domain.ru - russian, etc. All sites ...
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What's the best approach to do this?

I want to start a new site where I want the main page to be a static page showing information about myself, a kind of resumee without personal details. Then, there would be a site.com/blog/ where I ...
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How can I have different langauges in wp-admin on a multisite installation?

Changing the admin language for a single installation is easy. But I'm wondering, how can this be done for a multisite installation? By default it's English, but a customer would like to have it in ...
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Development of arabic version of wordpress site without using plugin or google translate

I got a site which is now in English and the site is just static without any dynamic functionality. So, the client wants to frequently edit the site content by its own and he also told me to change ...
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How to query the custom fields by language?

For each post, there is a custom field name "Function", the key/value pair is like this: Key : Functions Value : <!--en-->Nourishing Yin and invigorating the vital essence of ...
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Switch site language to en_ZA

I've translated my site to English/South Africa - there's different translation for regular English - but I cannot figure out how to switch the site to en_ZA. I have multisite install, and the ...
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How WordPress is able to change locale without using setlocale

In my plugin I print out the current locales via $originalLocales = explode(";", setlocale(LC_ALL, 0)); var_export($originalLocales);die; Obviously the result is same as the WPLANGdefined. ...
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How to update records using $wpdb?

I am migrating non-wp database to Wordpress (for the first time in my life, and hopefully the last). As both new and old websites are multilingual, one of the tasks for me is to connect the articles ...
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Changing interface language without multisite

I want to change the Theme's interface language without making multisite by passing langauage parameter into the URL. <a href="<?php echo home_url('/')?lang=bn ?>">Bengali</a> My ...
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Hijack site url on sub domain for translation

Ok, i have complicated issuse (i think)... i created a site that has 3 languages without any plugin since none meet my needs.... i create 2 sub domains named: he.example.com en.example.com ...
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date_i18n() issue

I'm trying to use date_i18n() to display a localised date in my theme. <?php echo date_i18n( 'F j, Y', strtotime( get_the_time( "Y-m-d" ) ) ); ?> However, this always returns the English ...
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How to make a bilingual front-end post using the plugin WP User Frontend and Polylang or qTranslate?

I'm implementing a bilingual blog site (English and Japanese). It contains front-end user posting and user registration. So, I used WP User Frontend. For multilingual content, I tried qTranslate and ...
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How to tell a theme to use different .mo and .po files?

I have a theme which loads .po and .mo files to display strings in English. I want to have only one language (Polish), but those two files are en_US. I tried replacing content in the en_US.po file but ...
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Multisite use language code as subdirectory

I installed wordpress in the subdiretory "/de" and activated multisite features. The Main-Blog has the url/path: mysite.de/de Now i want to add a second site for the english language with the ...
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Multilanguage site with two domains

I want to make the same site in two languages, spanish and english. After test a pair of plugins and see which options exists looking at some technical blogs, I think the better is to make two blog ...
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how to have __() translating in languages different from admin?

I use native wordpress multisite for languages (it, en, fr, de, es). I need not to use a plugin. Still, all the admin dashboards will be in italian, because editors are all italian people. I know ...
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How to let users change site language?

I translated all my theme strings and saved in .po and .mo files. I tested the implementation and it works fine, however I'm not sure how to let users choose their own language. Are there any ...
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WPML language tags (Qtranslate feature) [closed]

I for many years used qtranslate plugin for translating my wordpress websites, but for now I decided to use other plugin, called WPML. And now I'm struggled with one problem: I am missing one ...
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Using fallback language with polylang and using pagination in different language leads to page not found

Following scenario I am using this in my archive.php to fall back to german in case there are no translations: if (is_category()) { $categories = get_the_category(); ...
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Polylang fallback language does not get activated even with patch

<?php //my patched archive.php to display posts of a category get_header(); ?> <div id="content"> <?php global $wp_query; ...
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Create a category in different language?

Let's say my website in English, and I created a Spanish category which I want it to be Spanish language, it and it's child posts. How can I achieve this?