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How to translate widget titles in 2021 theme?

I am using the default wordpress theme 2021 and I want to translate all the user facing contents to a 2nd language. All has been OK other than the footer elements which are: Recent Comments Recent ...
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WP/WooCommerce multisite with polylang, product duplication between websites [closed]

I am looking for a way to duplicate products between multisite websites with one of the websites working as a master for product management (this is no the main site but one of the subsites). The ...
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Should I include colon in my msgid in PO file? [closed]

Which of the below is recommended when creating msgid a PO file? msgid "Available Balance:" or msgid "Available Balance"
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How to display translated content with custom slug?

I used Polylang plugin to translate pages, So url of english page https://www.example.com/protfolio When I translated this page will be https://www.example.com/ar/protfolio-ar So I can't see content ...
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Translate website without duplicate custom post

I have a website where anyone can post jobs from frontend. The jobs pages are rendered by custom archive and single pages in my custom theme. I want the website to be multi language with switcher. The ...
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String translation for esc_html__() when registering string [closed]

I am trying to translate the string 'Home' in wordpress that is registered as an esc_html__(). This is the code registering the themes functions.php: if(!function_exists('gem_breadcrumbs')) { function ...
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Polylang : Display term archive even if no posts

I use ACF to customize taxonomy term archives pages which are in fact Team member pages. Pages are translated with the help of Polylang. Problem is : If the member has no related posts, I can access ...
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What to write in the htaccess in order to detect browser language and point accordingly?

On short: I use Polylang plugin for my web but it's option to detect browser language won't work because I need to use cache in the whole site, including the homepage. I have a bilingual website (...
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Custom post ui plugin & WP_Query - Polylang

I used to have a multilingual website translated with Qtranslate but now I am changing this to Polylang. I had a wp_query (below) that was working fine and when converted to polylang shows that no ...
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Filter language in Polylang for custom taxonomy

I'm trying to filter custom taxonomy by language. To achieve this, I use WP_Query class with the following arguments: $args = array( 'post_type' => ['post', ...
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Translate Post date (month) of china language

How can I translate with the date output format like this: AUG 2020 with php wp or my wordpress site is currently using the polylang plugin. Please help me, thank you.
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different domains disabled in polylang

Short: In Languages -> Settings -> URL modifications, the options "The language is set from the subdomain name in pretty permalinks" and "The language is set from different ...
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Multilanguage website get the title, on different languages

I am working on a website, and I am using Polylang to translate it to a different language. In my code I want to get a page title, and display it. My issue is I cannot get it by ID or page_by_path ...
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Header Button Chance Polylang Elementor

Currently, I am making a Bilingual website, and I made a button on the header as well, and I want to make the button bilingual as well, but I don't know how could I change its language because it is ...
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Hide Polylang metabox from the post edit sidebar

I need to have the ability to hide the Polylang metabox from the post edit page programmatically. I only want to show it to a few users, but hide it to people who do not have enough privileges. There ...
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How to get the webshop page in 2:nd language, with Polylang and Hyyan

I have moved content from one WP (server) to another. I use WooCommerce, Polylang and Hyyan WooCommerce Polylang Integration. I might have done something wrong in the setup. I have a shop page in ...
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Polylang - Remove slug of homepage in secondary language

I have a website with polylang and can't seem to figure out how to remove the slug in the homepage of any language that is not the same one. For instance, I have example.com but in english its ...
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Page Template Selector Error

Complement of the season. Please, am currently having issues with my project (berrywell.de). The English homepage automatically selects German homepage template after assigning it to the English ...
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Polylang will not allow changing of language without translation

I am using polylang plugin to translate a website which uses custom theme. We are using custom post type. We want to use custom translation for that post type. We will not use polylang to translate ...
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Polylang and template files

I divided the website i am making in diferent template files for example: Category for blog -> category-blog.php Category for projects -> category-projects.php But now I am using the POLYLANG ...
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Translations appear in the WP Customizer, but not on the website!

I have a strange issue: I have translated my website into 2 languages with the Polylang plugin. Main language is French, translations EN and ES. Some strings (like Read more, x Comments, No Comments, ...
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Using variables in polylang string translations

Using polylang I am using pll_register_string() and pll__() to translate and output. I would like to use variables in the translated strings for use in templates. I can see that yoast SEO manages ...
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Polylang post_translations key [closed]

How does Polylang generate the post_translations key value that it uses to group the original with the translations? I need to make an import with custom posts and their translations, but I can't get ...
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Changing the search url according to language

I'm using Search and filter, Polylang and Custom post type UI plugins. I have a problem with the project's search in a specific language. The search form allow you to select category and location of ...
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Update around 200,000 posts

So I have recently migrated from a regular site to a wordpress CMS all via MySQL. I successfully was able to adapt the old database with that of WordPress. Now, the site has content in 3 languages. ...
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Display country flags with clickable links

I want to trigger something like this: Display a drop-down menu where I can have a country's flag and name and when i click one of them, it redirects me to a certain link. The thing is that i have a ...
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How to import multiple language mutations to polylang?

I have set of posts that i want to import to wp and they alel have 3 lang mutations. I used foreach($pole as $key => $objekt){ $postid = wp_insert_post(array('post_type' => 'etapa','...
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Multilanguage backend interface

I manage a site that is available in 5 languages, including English. The Polylang plugin is used to achieve this. The problem is that I only understand two of the languages, and it's cumbersome to ...
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How to translate custom Divi module using POEDIT and Polylang [closed]

I am using Divi theme and Polylang plugin. I use Polylang to add Bosnian language (bs_BA). I know how to register strings for Polylang and translate them that way, but I can't manage to do plurals ...
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Posts gathered from WPEMatico feeds are being mixed in different languages. Polylang is used for language separation

I have set up RSS feeds in WPEMatico in different campaigns, each one gathering news in different languages. The campaigns are then connected to different Post Categories, each of which is set up in a ...
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Get Polylang available languages on admin page of my plugin [closed]

I am making an plugin, and inside my admin page (Which i add by add_menu_page() function) i call this function pll_the_languages(["raw" => 1])) but its return nothing,on client side its work fine. ...
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WordPress multilingual website domain and folders

Answered & edited ! I have a single Wordpress installation on example.com. I use Polylang plugin to add multilingual system to this website. I have 16 languages, and it's configured to use ...
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how to remember specific action/event for current user?

i have made multi-language site thanks to polylang now i dont want to use polylang's switcher as it causes layout issues so i found a better solution is by putting a link on top. for example if user ...
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How to make "virtual" translation with polylang installed (but without Polylang)

I have a CPT called "domaines" (its like vineyards in french). My site have 2 languages (french and english), configured with Polylang for pages and menus translation. I don't want to use Polylang ...
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Polylang non translatable custom taxonomy

Polylang plugin documentation talks about non translatable custom taxonomy. I'm using the plugin Media Libray Assistant, which creates a custom media taxonomy named "attachment category". I woud like ...
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Get the ID of the default language equivalent page in Polylang [closed]

How can I get the ID of the default language equivalent for whatever page I’m currently on? For example, I’m on abc.com/es/mypage, I want to get the ID of abc.com/mypage. I tried setting up the ...
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phantom language switcher

Some background, I had an english installation of wordpress, with ENFOLD theme. (not my doing) the original developer installed polylang and turned it to multi-language site (two languages). I've ...
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How to display on the blog page the posts corresponding to the selected language, using Polylang

I use Polylang (free) to internationalize a customer site. I set a default language (= FR), I added a language switcher in my navbar (FR and US flags) and I set the Front and Blog pages for both ...
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Polylang - display one post into 3 categories with different lang [closed]

I use Plugin Polylang. I need to display one post into 3 categories (one category, but for any language the plugin polylang needs to create 3 different categories), it's important to make this without ...
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Polylang plugin translation problems

I am using polylang. I have certain input values that are stored in options table of my plugin. I have changed those value to Nepali language as well. You can see here: https://prnt.sc/ibqcfx I have ...
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Function get_locale always returns en_US in plugin?

I have the following problem developing a WordPress theme and I am here to ask you. While using get_locale() in one of the plugin, its always returns the same en_US . Even though the language set if ...
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Polylang non-default language ignores tags in WP_Query

I have a mutual DB of custom posts that I'd like different languages to be able to access. If I loop through the post type only, all posts show in all languages, but once I add a tag to the query it ...
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Remove Category slug from link

I'am using Polylang in my wordpress site, so I have too language en and fr. I set en as a default languge. And I create a category named organized-trips in en and voyages-organises in fr. But when I ...
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Replicating the WP_Query 's' param with $wpdb

Take this basic query: $posts = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'page' 's' => 'some search query' )); WordPress will split the some search query into 3 separate search terms, which ...
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Using polylang, how can I see which post is the "original" and which are the "translated children"? [closed]

I am using Polylang. It is not obvious to me how the relationship between posts are established. I can switch between different language versions of the same post, and I can tell that they're (...
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create users to site with specific language

We've created a website that has 8 languages, Russian, Spanish or English to name a few. Each language has its own version of the website. I'm trying to create users that will be able to only modify ...
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Multisite - Parent site with Polylang with different domains for each language [closed]

A client wants a Wordpress multisite installation where they will have over 100 child sites. The child sites will either have its own domain or use the subdomain. This is all fine and good but now he'...
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How to link 2 categories (Sync)

I want that whenever a user post something in category "Foo", the same content must be duplicated to the category "Bar" automatically. Is there such a plugin that automate the process? Or some PHP ...
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How to manually link posts to each other in Wordpress

I have two language versions for each of my pages using Polylang plugin. There's a language switcher on every page. But somehow I created two posts not connected to each other (first two in the list). ...
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Polylang not translating Metabox fields [closed]

I'm using Polylang to make my website multilingual. but when I edit a custom metabox's field in a post, the same field in the post's other language also changes to that. So that it seems that the ...
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