July 16, 2015 — 2014 was the first year non-English downloads surpassed English downloads of WordPress. More than 50% of WordPress downloads are for localized versions. Some plugins are “translated” into many languages, but are you offering non-English support? Let’s talk about why you should, and the business opportunity they are missing.
July 14, 2015 — When we think about making our site, theme, or plugin welcoming to users around the world, we often focus on translation. While very important, there’s more to localization (l10n) and internationalization (i18n) than just that.
This talk covers some of the many cultural and practical differences that should affect our design choices, our code, and how we reach out to our global base of users and customers.
July 8, 2015 — Niko shares his experiences both from a developer’s perspective and how clients can manage their multilingual content using plugins such as WPML and Polylang.
October 18, 2014 — GlotPress is a collaborative, web-based software translation tool and it’s the tool that was build for WordPress. This session will show the future of this tool and the roadmap to make GlotPress one of the best tools out there and a tool every plugin developer will use.
August 27, 2014 — How to build and manage websites in multiple languages using WordPress and WPML
July 12, 2014 — From core installation and updates to plugins and themes, work is in progress to improve every area of the international WordPress experience.
May 16, 2014 — In personal blogging, running a true multilingual site with translations of everything is unrealistic. This talk demonstrates how it is viable to be imperfectly multilingual, as most humans actually are.
February 26, 2014 — Almost 40% of WordPress downloads are for localized versions. WordPress has good support for I18N, and is well-translated into many languages, but is your plugin or theme? Let’s talk about how to get translations working across the whole community, and how to get translations out to your users.
August 3, 2013 — This presentation covers all the steps you’ll need to follow to get your brand new theme internationalized and localized. If gettext, Poedit, POT files GlotPress, all seem like a foreign language to you, this presentation will change that.