The default language of this theme is english (UK). But you can easily translate it into our prefered language.
Download and install PoEdit.
If you haven’t already installed WordPress in your language you can change it within the backend easily.
Settings > General > Site Language and select your language.
There are 2 files you can translate in the theme:
Do this following step for both files if you want to translate the backend specific language strings, too.
If you save your translation you will get w files. In our example we got following files:
Usually the files will be saved directly into the
THEME/languages folder. To make sure you won’t lose your translations we recommend to use a child theme.
If using a child theme the translation files should be placed like this:
Note: The name of the file needs to have this format:
pl_PL (In this case polish). Poedit should do this automatically, but in case your translation isn’t working check if you using the correct language and country code.
Wellenklang Docs Overview
- Getting Started
- Installing the Theme
- Installing Required Plugins
- Importing the Demo Content
- Setting up the Menus
- Adding your Logo
- Updating the Theme