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WordPress theme\plugin translation (I18n)

Add new language or edit existing?

Easy way:

Install this cool plugin Codestyling Localization

Done! 🙂

Hardcore way:

  1. Checkout the wordpress-i18n tools directory from SVN
  2. For plugin
    php makepot.php wp-plugin your-plugin-directory
  3. For theme
    php makepot.php wp-theme your-theme-directory
  4. Download Poedit
  5. Open Poedit -> File -> New catalog from POT file.
  6. Translate and Save as “en_US.po” file (or ru_RU.po)

Done! 🙂

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