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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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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Best Wordpress Localization Plugin? [closed]

We would like to translate our Wordpress installation into multiple languages. I found the following 3 plugins: ICanLocalize GTS Translation Straker I heard the ICanLocalize is a bit of a mess. ...
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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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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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Translate placeholder text in search field

I want to translate the placeholder attribute in my search box. I am using the WPML-plugin to translate all text. How can I accomplish this? My code: <input type="search" class="search-field" ...
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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 ? p....
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How to manage multiple domain with different languages on each domain with single wordpress installation?

I need to manage multiple domain with different content on each domain. For each domain I need to manage content in different languages. I found we can use WordPress MU Domain Mapping to manage ...
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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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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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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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Qtranslate + Advanced Custom Fields: how to have a multilanguage wysiwyg editor? [closed]

This is my setup: Wordpress: 3.4.2 qTranslate: 2.5.32 Advanced Custom Field: 3.5.1 i've also installed qTranslate extension: 1.1.1 but I don't know how/if it works... How can I have a ...
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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 kidneys.<!--:--&...
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“Matching” or “Linking” Two WordPress Pages: Custom Fields?

I'm helping with a custom multi language site. We have one page in English, then an equivalent page in French. I've got a "SWITCH LANGUAGE" link in the main container (next to the breadcrumbs) that ...
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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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Post and Page Inheritance to subsites in a WordPress Network

I have to develop a multi-country, multi-lingual website. One country may have multiple languages. I have setup a WordPress Network and created subsites for each country like following. abc.com/ > ...
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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 set a custom title per language?

I am running Qtranslate for my website. I am very impressed by this plugin. Now my only problem is that I cannot set a custom title and description for my homepage per language. I can only setup one ...
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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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Is it possible to temporarily override the language setting?

I have a bilingual site working no problem that tests for cookies before setting WPLANG in wp-config.php, with all the text internationalised etc. My one problem is that notification emails are being ...
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Localization: I want the backend: english and frontend in defined language

I'd like to have the backend of Wordpress in English and use a different locale for the frontend so far I figure out perhaps I could do it by setting in the wpconfig the locale I want to use in the ...
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How do I change the language of only the login page?

My wordpress blog is set up as de_DE. This means that my login page is also displayed in de_DE. I would like to only have the login page in en_US. So, How would I programmatically change a single ...
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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 built-...
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make a mulitingual wordpress website Arabic-english

I want to make a website in both languages Arabic and English, in the way that I can change from Arabic to English from the upper menu. I want to make it as word-press based website and buy a theme to ...
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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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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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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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635 views

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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Localization issue. Codestyling localization, incompatible theme

(I modified the question. i .e. I added hyperlink) My website uses Jobroller theme. The problem is that it is not compatible with WPML I am translating themes using codestyling localization [...
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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?
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Change language for each website using multisite

I am using wordpress multisite and have three different sites setup; Default (English) German Japanese I've got all the sites working seperately which is fine. My theme has the .mo and .po files for ...
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How can run the multiple website sites or domains into single wordpress intallation

I want to run multiple sites into wordpress 3.8.1, when the user access my website the url and language of my website is auto change to its country by it's ip address of user and website will also be ...
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Help on setting up correct path for sites in multisite-setup

I have a multisite installation and I have the following sites: Root(site path: /) Root English(site path: /en) About(site path:/about) *About English(site path: /en/about) * The problem is ...
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Add blog languages to blog-name inside my-site-list in admin-bar

I would like to add the language of every blog to the blogname inside the my-site-list inside the admin-bar. The result should look like this: For adding the languages to to the site-name in (1) I ...
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Can I have two different theme for two different language?

I have to develop a multilanguage website using WordPress (Italian and English) and I want to know if I can have a theme for the Italian version and a differen theme for the English version. Can I do ...
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Custom Meta Field not Working with qTranslate [closed]

I am running the newest WordPress and qTranslate. I have made a page that enables some custom fields that are working ok. qTranslate enables languages like tabs when editing a page. But this doesn'...
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Latin character conversion

I'm managing a wordpress blog in Spanish for the first time and I'm currently migrating servers (e.g server A and B). The problem is that even though the file names are correctly sanitized or escaped ...
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Transposh Japanese language transaltion not showing up

If you go to this site and click on japanese in the top left corner, it shows the japanese page with this showing up: <!--[if gt IE 8]><!--> <html class="no-js" lang="ja" dir="ltr"> ...
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cannot access subsites in wordpress multisite

Hi I installed wordpress multisite using instructions given on codex and created a site. But I cannot access any other than base site. As you can see in the screenshot below multisite is installed ...
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Does changing 'WPLANG' in wp-config.php just effect the admin language or does it have other consequences?

I am curious to know if setting 'WPLANG' in wp-config.php just effects the admin language or does it have other consequences? I run a blog in a foreign language but use English in my admin. I ...
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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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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 images....
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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 ...