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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Page broken in english [qTranslate]

For a client who needed his website in 5 different languages i've setup the qtranslate-plugin which does a really great job! But after maintaining the page today i realized that one page got broken ...
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polylang + category/tag custom language link

under wordpress user can define url part for categories/tags, e.g., page.com/category/some-cat where category is user defined string part. Is there a way to define "category" (same goes for tags) for ...
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Adding language attribute to homepage

I have a language plugin that allows me to switch between Dutch (default language) and English. When I select English, an extra attribute is added to the URL: /?lang=en. Now I'm trying to set English ...
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Blog switch wpml string translation (multi-site)

I'm using wpml string translation on my main site, which pulls content from the other blogs, by doing a blog switch. This successfully gets english posts from the other sites if my main site is in ...
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Multisite development

I'm working on a site that should be a multilingual/ multisite. Currently there is a version of a site that occupies our main domain, so the new site should be developed locally (or on some dummy ...
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Theme isn't multilanguage ready. How can i still add a second language to the site?

I have to add a second language to a site i maintain. The client purchased WPML for that purpose. But a lot of stuff is missing on the WPML translated version: The whole "portfolio section" for ...
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Which Multi-language option for Wordpress is best from an SEO and Woocommerce perspective?

I am wanting to set up an English and German version of a site for selling products and using content marketing. So I will be doing key word research in both languages. There will be a lot of ...
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How to add different featured images for different languages while using qtranslate plugin?

i am using wordpress qtranslate plugin to add posts in two diffrent languages (ENglish and Italian) everything is working fine but i want to add seperate featured images ... while adding post in ...
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how to remove language selection option from wordpress?

I have installed one of theme and It shows Site Language selection option at admin panel. I would like to remove "available language option" and "Installed language option" Can anyone have idea how ...
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Which language files are loaded?

Is there a way to print a list of the loaded language files for debugging reasons?
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multi-language multi-site with REST API

I am creating a site with multiple sub-sites that should support multiple languages and be queryable with a REST API. The site itself is mostly a CMS with various pages and maybe some posts for ...
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Language part of website under construction .htaccess

I use in functions.php this code to make the English part of the website invisible for non-administrators (under construction) : add_filter( 'template_include', 'gdw_uc_template' ); function ...
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Multisite - different site name than dashboard

I'd like to have two separate sites in a Multisite network, one has a Blogname "All about Apples (English)" and the other "All about Apples (Spanish)". This way I can tell them apart in the Dashboard ...
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How can I run a multi language WordPress site in two folders in one install?

I would like to achieve something like this: www.site.com/en www.site.com/fr A single WordPress installation but it is translated into French and English and also the theme support, posts and ...
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Change the Search Base in a multi language wordpress

I have two Wordpress sites that share the same template files for two languages. I want to change the search base word for the non-english website. However, when I change the var $search_base = '...
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Custom search page and url in multilanguage

I just made a custom search page for my website in Wordpress. But I have an issue: Case 1: mydomain.com/?s=test....Work Case 2: mydomain.com/search/test....Work Case 3: mydomain.com/en/?s=test.......
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Wordpress i18n functions only works if language is set int wp-config?

Basically all the functions listed here: https://developer.wordpress.org/themes/functionality/internationalization depends on the wp-config? The locale is the language code and/or country code you ...
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How to set a dual language site in wordpress?

I want to create a website in wordpress which contains two languages : English and Arabic. How to set up this is in wordpress? Do I need to install wordpress twice in the system? I have gone ...
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RTL text not displaying on IE

I'm getting feedback that some people (IE users) are not able to see the RTL text we have in the body of our posts. I have been unable to reproduce the problem, but am hoping someone here can help ...
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Admin Translation / Spanish

Admin I found a lot of good answers I would like to translate that ones that I think are really useful and could be used for Spanish translations.
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Get posts in all languages

I'm trying to retrieve posts in all languages for my rss feed. This is what I have now: $langs = qtranxf_getSortedLanguages(); // get posts in all languages $posts = get_posts(array( 'post_type' =...
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What is the purpose of adding a .po file?

I added the below code to the function.php of a .po file and finished localization and edited the webconfig.php to add Arabic language but nothing happened. I want to know what should happen. Will the ...
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Synchronize wordpress site between two different servers

This is my situation: I have a wordpress website on server A hosted in Belgium. It's a multilingual website available in languages: Dutch, French, English. I also need the language Vietnamese. The ...
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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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WPML - how to get the permalinks to display also the default language

Currently WPML adds /fr/ to permalinks to identify a url as French. The default language of the site is English, however WPML does not add /en/ by default for the default lannguage (English) ...
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How to set up multisite for multi language?

I am getting headache about this. How easy to do this? I have a site in US english. 1. Now : Want to create three sites for .de, .es, .co.uk so the sites will be www.mysite.com - default site www....
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WPML - 404 Error when I try to pass GET parameters in my “different languages in directories” installation

I'm using WPML installation with the languages in different directories. But I'm trying to pass some _$GET parameters to the url and I'm getting the 404 error. I'm passing the _$GET parameters with a ...
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Having a two language website

I want to have a English and Persian website, as you know English is right to left and Persian is left to right. When I post something and set my WordPress to English, all the site and all posts will ...
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Language switcher for subdomains

We are running a wordpress site with Greek content (political & economical analysis) and we want to set up an English site of our site. The English site will be running on its own wordpress ...
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How to get the Author type Label Language

I am working on a plugin and I need to have the word 'Author' appear in whatever language is set in the wordpress settings. I have achieved this for the words: Posts and Pages using this code: $...
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Creating a multilingual multisite

I would like to create a WordPress installation that manages several domains, from what I've read I need to use WordPress multisite for this, but the scenario is a little more specific than that, the ...
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181 views

Shortcodes: override a shortcode / change shortcode on the fly

I've done a plugin where you can add shortcode like this: [myplugin xx] (where xx is a number which calls a specific content xx). I have to do a multilingual version of my plugin, so here's my trick: ...
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Two different domains for two different languages

I have been using WPML for the use of multilingual but I am having major issues with it and am tired of it. I have now set up two WordPress set ups on two different domains. What I need to do is ...
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Setting up a multilingual wordpress site

I am trying to set up a multilingual site using wordpress. I went through Each language in its own WordPress installation and decided to use this option: Plugins like Multisite Language Switcher ...
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Using categories as multilingual mechanism

Is there something wrong with the following approach. I dislike installing plugins (with database access) on my wordpress. But I want my wordpress to be multilingual . What do you think about the ...
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detect the language a post is written in

Is there any way to evaluate the language a post/page is written in? I am building a multilingual site and am almost pulling my hair out trying to get the front-end navigation to take the chosen ...
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Different site languages for different users

Is there a way to have the WordPress site language - specifically the language used in the admin areas - be different for different users? I would like to have administrators be able to select either ...
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How to determine current active language in qtranslate plugin? [closed]

I have a situation where I want to give specific style to my Navigation Menu when the website is in German language. My website works well in English language but when I switch to German, it causes a ...
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WPML customizing language selector [closed]

I want to show the language selector on my site but with the default include code "icl_language_selector" it shows the language full name. I only want to show the abbreviations of the language. For ...
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Plugin Development - Multilangual - Different pages

I'm currently developing a User Registration plugin, since I couldn't find any free that are properly translated I decided to create my own. The Plugin is mainly completed... My PO and MO files are ...
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Rewrite Rule for Multilingual Website, Like qTranslate?

I would like to write my own little plugin for language switching. For that, the very first thing would be to get the rewrite rules running. I have been looking around the web for 2 hours, but I ...
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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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Prepare plugin options for multi-lingual support

I'm looking for a way to make my plugin's options available/translatable across a multi-lingual site. For example, several of my options are text strings that are then used on the front end. echo ...
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Wordpress Site in Multiple Languages

How can wordpress site have multiple languages options? I would like to have my wordpress site in 3 different languages? How can I do that? Is there any plugin or widget I can use for that purpose?
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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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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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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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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 ...