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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How to debug failed load_theme_textdomain()?

I made my theme ready for translation. My text domain is my_theme and my .po and .mo (de_DE.po and de_DE.mo) files are located in a subfolder languages in my themes folder. In my functions.php I ...
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Getting translated string through a variable

I am translating a website into different languages, and I have the following problem: Through the backend, user can select via a dropdown, a value (text string) from a list of 50 options. This ...
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532 views

Force Plugin to English Translation

Here's my thing: I'm using a plugin that has multilang capabilities. The point is that the language translation in my country lang is very bad and it makes more complex than simpler my work. :D. So ...
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712 views

Change menu with language?

My problem is that I have used a plugin called polylang and now it doesnät work with another more importent plugin so I need to find a solution. I use WPML on other sites and that is not an option ...
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How to change ?lang=cn into /cn/

I'm trying to add languages to my wordpress driven website and i installed xili-languages plugin. Unfortunately it uses lang param to differentiate between languages and i rather have seen something ...
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Translation to ACF relationship field

I'm building a WordPress site that is supposed to end up with a Danish backend. This works fine for core WordPress, but some plugin makes it really hard to make a complete translation. A problem I ...
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How to change the language of the 'Reset Password' page

I have a WooCommerce powered WordPress website. In this website a user can login to order products, basic WooCommerce functionality. The site is translated using qTranslate. I can translate ...
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Conditionally (cpt) filter previous and next_post_link

I'm using the next_post_link and previous_post_link functions in two different scenarios, first in my single-cpt.php and second in my single posts. The name of my cpt is "members". Note, that I'm ...
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Creating custom permalink structure for languages

I've written a simple multi-language system, whereby clicking on a flag icon sets a one year cookie containing a two letter language code (e.g. nl, de, etc). I hook into the wp action to read the ...
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get_categories only getting categories in the main language

I am trying to retrieve in the "content composer" the categories of projects based on the active language. But i only get the categories off the main language, never on the other. My code is: ...
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How to find a language direction?

The function is_rtl() checks the blog language direction if it is LTR or RTL. public function is_rtl() { return 'rtl' == $this->text_direction; } But I couldn't find where or who fills in ...
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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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Set language per post

I have a bi-lingual blog with English as the main language and Arabic. Currently I use the post "Custom Field" to indicate that the post is Arabic and I use that in my child theme to change the ...
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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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Wordpress language switcher doesn't work

I am using WordPress version 4.4.2. The problem I am facing is, I can not change the site language form Settings -> General -> Site language. If I change the language and hit save, the ...
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Make a custom theme translate-ready

I created a my own theme, now I wish to make it translatable. I made two files: theme.pot msgid "know_more" msgstr "Vuoi saperne di più?" it_IT.po msgid "know_more" msgstr "Vuoi saperne di più?" ...
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Change Woocommerce languange on a multisite install

I have been trying to figure this out but seems that there is no way to do it, and I don't want to use WPML, I have been using it and it's super heavy and buggy. So, the question is ... Is there a ...
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Switch currency does not convert the amount in WPML and woocommerce?

am using woocommerce and WPML currency switcher The currency switcher is work in the product detail / product list page However, there are problems at the product cart / checkout page , 1) when I ...
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How to set back-end language per user?

I would like to use the english interface for the back-end but I would like to set it to native language for an editor. I know WPML has this feature, but I don't want to install the unsupported WPML ...
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unique identifier for the same pages in a multilanguage/site context

I've got always the same problem. If I program a multisite for multilanguage purposes, I cannot find a way to not change the page links in every language. I mean, suppose I've got a page named ...
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htmll lang=“de” but admin page in English

I've set up a multisite Wordpress installation, because I want to work with multipul languages. Everything work except the lang attribute. I want the admin panel to be English, but I want to give lang ...
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Running WP with WPML behind reverse proxy being accessible from multiple TLDs

So my goal is run a multilingual (with WPML) WP Blog on an external server - external.com - (other than company server) and use the company server as a reverse proxy to display the blog content as if ...
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Polylang get non-current language/s

I am using Poly language plugin to build my own custom multi language website Previously i was using Q_translate it's working fine with me, but i need to use poly language now, so excuse me if there ...
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How to change <html lang=“bg-BG” , but only for one page

I spent last 4 hours searching for an answer how to change html lang="bg-BG" to html lang="en-GB". I already reviewed the old topics, and it seems that define ('WPLANG', 'xx_XX'); is not working ...
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Multi-language site on different domains

I need to build a website, available in two languages, behind 2 different domains: language1site.com and language2site.com. They will both have the same content, but translated in both languages, ...
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Reuse links in a post across different languages

I have posts in two languages, managed by WPML. In one post, I share multiple links which are updated in a regular basis. Updating the same links for both languages is not an option (for now I only ...
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WPML: Custom query looping through languages & putting out one post each round

For a current project I use WPML to distinguish between languages and to manage authors/editors and what they are allowed to write and translate. While there are different language versions of the ...
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Language selection don't show in Menu - WPGlobus

I'm using WordPress 4.4 and WPGlobus plugin in my testing site. But there's don't show language selection in Menu. Does someone know how to fix it?
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Wordpress subdomains or subdirectories with language recognition?

This is my first post here and I hope it is on the appropriate section (if not, moderators feel free to move it to the appropriate one). I am building a little website for my girlfriend's health ...
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Different back-end language for different users?

I've been searching the internet for the last hour but I can't find anything up-to-date to do this (all the suggestions are about plugins that haven't been updated in ages, see this question). Is ...
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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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language_attributes for two languages?

I'm looking for option to change language_attributes manually without hardcoding it like html lang="en-US" in html it self. The reason for this is I have three language site, using same WP engine ...
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Wordpress Multilinigual

I've got a wordpress website up and running, so lately I've tried making it multilinigual using all the avaibale plugins such as polylang, wp multilinigual, etc... So far all the main contents can be ...
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QTranslate X: Language switcher only for available content

I'm using the following code to show the language switcher at the bottom of every post: <?php echo qtranxf_generateLanguageSelectCode('text'); ?> The thing is: not every post is translated. ...
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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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Emails are being sent using the backend language - Woocommerce + Wpml

I'm using Wordpress + Woocommerce + Wpml , and for some reason my 'new order' emails that are being sent to the customers are being sent using the backend admin language (which is -not- english be ...
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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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Add code into <head> on a per page/post basis

Is there plugin (or an easyish way) to add code to the <head> section on a per page/post basis? I have a multilingual website and I need to implement the rel="alternate" hreflang markup, so ...
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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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add_filter hook redirect view cart button in woocommerce

In my current multilanguage wp project I'm trying to redirect the user from the checkout (which is in the current language choosen by the user) via "view cart"-button to a translated cart page. ...
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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 ...