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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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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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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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 following ...
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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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Multiple language shortcodes in php

Im new in PHP developing ,I want my slider is with multilanguage ,and I write some little codes lines ,but these doesn't work. CODE <? if (is_front_page() || is_home()) { wpml_e__if_language( ...
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How to get a traslated string from a language other than the current one?

I was wandering... All the translation functions (__(), _e(), _x() and so on) use the current/active language. Is there a way to get a translation from another language than the current one? For ...
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When does size become an issue (multilingual site with 12k posts)?

I've been tasked with localizing the company's WPEngine-hosted site. There are about 2k posts currently and we are looking to translate into at least 6 languages. Our test site with all the dummy ...
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Developing different website editions based on countries?

This is what I want to do User accesses the website from US or UK or X country. User gets redirected to a particular edition of the magazine(online) depending on the country that he/she is ...
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How to use Internationalized human_time_diff() function in Chinese?

Looking at https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/human_time_diff I'm using an English version of Wordpress. In my theme template, I would like to define custom text of min, hour, day, week, ...
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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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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 have english digits in some posts with an rtl Wordpress theme

I have an RTL theme for Wordpress. When I want to have a post in which some digits should intentionally be in English, the theme tends to convert all the digits from English to Persian. Adding lang="...
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Make the Wordpress site in Multilanguage

I have a WordPress site and this is in English and i want to make the same website in German. I have bought a theme from themeforest and Lifeline theme is activated on it. How can I make my website ...
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Best Wordpress Localization Plugin? [closed]

We would like to translate our Wordpress installation into multiple languages. I found the following three plugins: ICanLocalize GTS Translation Straker I heard the ICanLocalize is a bit of a mess....
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How can I make a site viewable in multiple languages?

I am aware of the question What are options are there to implement a multi language site, but the answers there are focused on multi-language support on the backend as well as the frontend. I am only ...
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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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More than one text-domain is being used because of the included templates for plugins

I added bbPress and WooCommerce in my theme and override some templates too. These templates contains textdomains like bbpress and woocommerce. Unfortunately I got the following error in Theme-Check: ...
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Very basic multi-language page

I need to create a very basic double-language page and Im wondering if there's a better way. I have around <200 strings. My current idea: Button to change langage User presses it -> add ...
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Wordpress multilingual site using page-id.php files

I'm building a Wordpress site which I hope to offer in three languages namely: English Spanish French In the past I've always built out my sites by creating the pages via the backend, recording ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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 everything,...
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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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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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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. ...