WPML and Polylang for Multilingual Content

If you want to create a multilingual website, we recommend WPML or Polylang plugins for multilingual contents and websites. The theme compatibles with WPML and Polylang.

WPML

How to Buy WPML Plugin?

You can purchase WPML plugin from official web site of WPML. Click for the price plans of WPML.

How to Download WPML?

  1. Open ‘WPML’ web site: ‘wpml.org’.
  2. Click on the ‘Download’ page on the username dropdown at the header of the site.
  3. Download ‘WPML Multilingual CMS’ plugin from here. If you want to use other plugins of WPML you can install after installed it.

How to Install WPML?

  1. Go to ‘Plugins > Add New’ from admin panel menu.
  2. Click on the ‘Upload Plugin’ button at the top of page.
  3. Click on the ‘Choose File’ button.
  4. Choose the ‘.ZIP’ file your downloaded from WPML site.
  5. Click on the ‘Install Now’ button.
  6. Wait for theme upload to complete.
  7. Finally, activate the plugin.

How to Configure WPML?

  1. You will see THE ‘Configure WPML’ button at the header of your admin panel. If you can’t see it, you can open ‘WPML’ page from admin panel menu. Click on the ‘Configure WPML’ button or go to ‘WPML’ page from the admin panel menu.
  2. Firstly, choose a language for current language of your website and click on the ‘Next’.
  3. After chosen a current language, you can choose other languages. Click on the ‘Next’ button after process is finished.
  4. Choose a language switcher from the ‘Language’ switcher options field. (This option may not be apply on your theme, because the theme may has own style for the language switcher) Also you can set other settings from this panel. Click on the ‘Next’ button after process is finished.
  5. You can choose a option in the next page. This isn’t important for WPML settings.
  6. Enter your site key in the ‘Site Key’ input. If you haven’t any key, you can create a key by clicking ‘Generate a key’ for this site button. Click on the ‘Register’ button after entered a key.
  7. Right! Your web site is ready for using. You can see all setting menus of WPML on your admin panel menu and customize your WPML settings from here.

How to Install WPML String Translation?

  1. Firstly, download the ‘WPML String Translation’ plugin from ‘WPML.org’.
  2. Open your WordPress admin panel menu.
  3. Go to ‘Plugins > Add New’ from admin panel menu.
  4. Click on the ‘Upload Plugin button at the top of page.
  5. Click on the ‘Choose File’ button.
  6. Choose the ‘.ZIP’ file your downloaded from WPML site.
  7. Click on the ‘Install Now’ button.
  8. Wait for theme upload to complete.
  9. Finally, activate the plugin.
  10. Go to the ‘WPML > Theme and Plugins Localization’ from the admin panel menu.
  11. Choose the ‘Translate themes and plugins using WPML’s String Translation only (don’t load .mo files)’ option from the ‘Localization Options’ field and click on the ‘Save’ button. Also you can set other settings from here.
  12. Go to the ‘WPML > String Translation’. You will see list of all strings from this page. You can translate them by click on the ‘Translations’ button.

How to Migrate Polylang to WPML?

  1. Download the ‘Migrate Polylang to WPML‘ plugin from the ‘GitHub’.
  2. Open your WordPress admin panel menu.
  3. Go to ‘Plugins > Add New’ from admin panel menu.
  4. Click on the ‘Upload Plugin’ button at the top of page.
  5. Click on the ‘Choose File’ button.
  6. Choose the ‘.ZIP’ file your downloaded from WPML site.
  7. Click on the ‘Install Now’ button.
  8. Wait for theme upload to complete.
  9. Finally, activate the plugin.
  10. Go to the ‘Plugins > Installed Plugins’.
  11. Deactivate the ‘Polylang’ plugin.
  12. Activate the ‘WPML’ plugin if it is disabled.
  13. Go to the ‘Tools > Migrate from Polylang to WPML’ page.
  14. Choose ‘I confirm that I’ve created database backup’ checkbox and click on the ‘Migrate’ button.

Also you can find all details about ‘Migrate Polylang to WPML’ plugin from this link.

How to Find Other All WPML Documentations?

You can find other all WPML documentations from official site of WPML. Click for go to website.

 

Polylang

How to Buy Polylang?

Polylang has free and pro versions. You can download free version on the ‘WordPress Plugin Directory’. Click for free version. You can buy ‘Polylang Pro’ from official website of the ‘Polylang’. Click for the pro version.

How to Download Polylang?

  1. Go to the ‘Plugins > Add New’ from the admin panel menu.
  2. Enter the ‘Polylang’ to the search form and click enter.
  3. Click on the ‘Install Now’ button.
  4. Click on the ‘Activate’ button after installed the plugin.

How to Configure Polylang?

  1. Go to the ‘Languages > Settings’ after installed the plugin.
  2. You will see all settings related to the ‘Polylang’ from this panel. You can customize settings from here.
  3. Go to the ‘Languages > Languages’.
  4. Create the languages do you want to use from this page.
  5. Go to the ‘Languages > Strings Translations’.
  6. You will see list of all strings from this page. You can translate strings from this page.

How to Migrate WPML to Polylang?

You can use a plugin for this process. Please follow the steps:

  1. Go to the ‘Plugins > Add New’ from admin panel menu.
  2. Enter ‘WPML to Polylang’ to the search form and click enter.
  3. Click on the ‘Install Now’ button.
  4. Next, go to the ‘Plugins > Installed Plugins’.
  5. Deactivate the ‘WPML’ plugin.
  6. Activate the ‘Polylang’ and ‘WPML to Polylang’ plugins. (Don’t create any languages from the ‘Polylang’)
  7. Go to the ‘Tools > WPML Importer’ from admin panel menu.
  8. If all checks are passed, you can click on the ‘Import’.
  9. Go to the ‘Plugins > Installed Plugins’.
  10. Deactive and delete ‘WPML to Polylang’ plugin.

Also you can find all details about WPML to Polylang plugin from this link.