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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Checking current language in a function

I am running WordPress with "WPML Multilingual CMS", so that it has multiple language versions. In a function used with add_action('template_redirect',<functionname>), I need to find out what ...
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What are options are there to implement a multi language site

What is the best way to have multiple languages on a site? I was thinking of using WP3.0 and then having each language of the site being a seperate blog in a sub directory. I.E. example.com ...
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qTranslate get content by language using wp_query

I've similar problem to the issue described here. On my bilingual website here http://redscouseworld.com/ I'd like to display posts only in Polish language. And here http://redscouseworld.com/en/ I ...
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qTranslate get content by language [closed]

How do you get the content by id and by specific language? I need to display two specific language content in a page, regardless of the session's language. So far, this is my progress: this works ...
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Translate a theme with a PO file

I'm new to WordPress. two weeks ago I downloaded a theme for my Arabic language blog, and the theme is scripted in English but it contains a folder called languages/ and inside it has two files one is ...
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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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WP Multisite - multilanguage - swich to other language by click, but “same” content

I want to run a WP-multisite for 4 languages (in development), and did it so, 4 blogs, each one got the same content but in a different language, same structure, same pages, same postings, same ...
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Changing wordpress default language

I'm trying to change the wordpress default language from english to swedish. I uploaded the language directory to wp-content with the swedish .mo file. I've defined language in the config.php file ...
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How to split existing blog into Wordpress Multisites without breaking links?

I am going to split an existing Wordpress blog with a lot of posts in different languages into multisites which get all posts of one language each. The multisites will be available under different ...
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How to handle a Wordpress blog with articles in different languages?

Most multilanguage plugins have the approach to provide each post in different languages. In that case, qTranslate or WPML are good plugins. But in my case, articles have one language and instead of ...
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Multilingual Wordpress page - using URL to determine language?

I want to create a webpage that supports more than one language, but I don't want to use a plugin for that if it's possible. I am already loading the theme translation depending on the URL; if ...
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Multiple domains for with a single instal

I have to create a new project that is multi regional. I need to change the website url depending on the user IP address. On my project, we will have three different domains: Our main site: ...
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multi-language WordPress site

I am making multi-language site powered by WordPress. WPML is not free and it makes too many extra sql queries to database so it is not good solution for my site. qTranslate saves all languages in ...
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Disable qTranslate by post type in admin + disable per page / post ID on front-end [closed]

I'm trying to find a way to selectively disable qTranslate - I would like to be able to show certain static content on my site in 4 languages, but to then only have a single language (and a simplified ...
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Multiple languages menus problem

I'm trying to add language option to my website. I've coded my theme and I need to show the web in three different languages. I've got the little flags and I've managed to pass a php variable with the ...
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How to create a complete mulilanguage site using xili language plugin?

I am using xili language plugin for create a multi language site. Using this i can create posts and pages on different languages. But when i switch to other language the menus doesn't converted to ...
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HTML inside __() or _e() language translation string

What is the proper approach to building translation strings? For example, echo __( 'Hello ' . $first . ' you owe me money.' ); echo __( '<div><p>Top: ' . $t_margin . '</p>' . ...
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Put an extra check box on “Page Attributes” widget

that will add lang="ur" attribute in page's main <body> tag. How I can do that? I try different plugin including polylang, but look not working. Please suggest plugin if you know or do some ...
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Wordpress multilingual site to work with other plugins

I have a project in which the client needs the site to support 5 different languages. After some research on Google and here, it's clear the two ways to do it would be either using Multilingual ...
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Moving from one test to multiple final environments

I'm working on a WordPress website in the following test environment URL: www.example.com/wordpress. Once the site is complete and everything is tested, I want to deploy to three live environments ...
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WordPress and Localization

I know that WordPress supports multiple languages - You can read more details here http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_in_Your_Language My question is, what is the difference in a localized version ...
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How to use both British and American English?

I've taken over a website targeting different markets using five language versions, each is setup as it's own site within a multisite network. The main website mainly targets a British audience and ...
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Link to a .po file in a child theme

i'm working in a twenty ten child theme, i want to change the load_theme_textdomain( 'twentyten', TEMPLATEPATH . '/languages' ); $locale = get_locale(); $locale_file = TEMPLATEPATH . ...
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WPML Get url without outputting

I am in the process of migrating from qTranslate to WPML to handle my languages. With qTranslate, I had a very simple way to get an url to a page or post knowing it's slug: $url = ...
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Having problem in using wordpress with an other language

I am using Persian Wordpress but I have a problem. when I want to publish a new post in Persian , I get all Persian letters alternated with question mark -"?" -. My wp-config.php file set the ...
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Translate a site based on different themes

This is my first question on the site. First of all I want to apologize for my bad English. I´m migrating a site to a WordPress theme, and I need a solution to translate the theme to 3 different ...
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Set language from url?

I used mlanguage plugin for Multi language website. How can I pass the parameters in URL? Examples: www.example.com/?lang=bm www.example.com/?lang=en
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Hook in to add new post link wp admin?

How can i customize the Add new post link or how can i add my custom parameter in add new post link like http://www.test.localhost/wp-admin/post-new.php looks like ...
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Multi language site with same content

I want to make a site in 2 languages, but all the content will be absolutely the same (all posts will not be translated). The only difference will be in things like theme messages (like 'Search', 'The ...
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How can I show different image links for different languages with qTranslate?

I have a set of links, each with an image - how can I show different links depending on the language selected (using qTranslate) - the images have text on them.. At the moment I show these links ...
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Problems character encoding for pages in multiple languages

I have a site that is in English but has a lot of German and Spanish names in it. Originally I was using UTF8, but that gave me problems with some of the German special characters. So I switched to: ...
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Multi language site using only .mo and WPLANG

Hello world/ Bonjour le monde, What technical limitations exist that would prevent the following from working (assume all static content with translations made in .mo file) Pseudo code: For every ...
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Taxonomy templates in a multilanguage site

Let's say I have a multilanguage (English and Spanish) site with a custom post type called Books, with two custom taxonomies, Authors and Publishers. The template files used to render the taxonomy ...
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Website in multiple Language

I want to make Sit in Wordpress in which I want to make content in ENglish and Gujrati Language . WHen Admin create a Page in English at that time Admin want to create content with Gujarati Language. ...
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Change admin language based on user (in single-site)

I'm trying to make a small plugin to install in some sites of a german client. I can make my way around WordPress in german, but would be easier if it was in english. There's a plugin that manages ...
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Why isn't WMPL correctly redirecting users based on browser language? [closed]

Even though I have 'Browser language redirect' activated at WMPL's setup screen, users aren't being correctly redirected according to browser language. I currently have three languages selected: en ...
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Integrate post tags in Post Edit page with qTranslate

Summary In the tags widget in the Post Edit page, I need to know a way to filter through: the tags suggestions the tag terms update when saving or updating the post At least that is what I think ...
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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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category title and description in multi language issue

How to change the category title and description in multi language? Plz help me anyone.. I have installed this plugin : mLanguage Version 1.6.1! 1
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2 language CPT content

I'm working on a CPT Portfolio to present my job I wish to be able to have it in 2 languages but I would prefer not to use an additional plugin since that is only 2 fields that would be in 2 language ...
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Is there a way to localize role labels?

I'm using Justin Tadlock's Members plugin to create new roles and WP Role on Registration to display them on the registration form. I've got a multilang site (English and Spanish) and I've localized ...
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Locale switching with a “language” taxonomy

I know that it's possible to switch the WP locale by using URL paramaters, as described here, but I'm trying to build a method that would entirely rely on a custom "Language" taxonomy. What I ...
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Best practices for localizing WordPress content?

A client asked for a blog that will have localized content (i.e. en.blogname.com for English content, fr.blogname.com for French content, etc). Being new to building such a blog, we recently ...
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Multilingual website suggestions

I want to create a multilingual website using wordpress. The site will completely change its direction when it is switched to the second language i.e. Aabic and will reverted back to its original ...
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WordPress Translation to french, at -> à not working

I have a german / french blog. I installed the german WordPress version, so I already had de_DE.mo and de_DE.po in wp-content/languages. After I realized that the content of a comment's ...
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How to change language?

Sorry for this complete newbie question, but I googled it and cannot find this simple information. I just installed Wordpress today. Right now all text on my Wordpress Blog is in English: "Home", ...
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How to enable WPML in BuddyPress Multilingual Plugin in a single website? [closed]

There is a plugin called BuddyPress Multilingual version 1.4.0. I installed this plugin in wordpress. But I can't see it anywhere in the admin panel nor in plugins. There is very little documentation ...
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Comment submission & navigation redirects to default language

I'm using qTranslate for multi-language & wp-commentnavi for comment navigation. The style of my base permalinks are like so: site.com/ -> for default language site.com/en/ -> for ...
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How to use language files in plugins?

At the moment i'm developing my first wordpress plugin and want to include multi-language function in it. May be there is some manuals on it? Tried to google, but only get best wordpress language ...
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How to change menu according to the language?

I want to change primary menu according to the language of the user. I have reviewed multi language plugins such as WPML and qTranslate. They have lots of features but what I want is much simpler than ...