June 21, 2017 — Yoav Farhi is an Iñtërnâtiônàlizætiønër at Automattic, who works on everything related i18n (that’s internationalization) and l10n (localization) and of course, translation. A core contributor to WordPress for 8 years now, he works hard to make the web a better place.
Adding Right to left (RTL) languages support to your themes and plugins doesn’t have to be a chore. This short talk will introduce the basics of RTL support and demonstrate how to use automated tools to simplify the process.
February 1, 2017 — What is WP-CLI? What can it do? Why should you use it? All those questions and more will be answered with a live demonstration of one of the most powerful tools in the WordPress ecosystem.
May 30, 2016 — Localization Beyond Translation (including video from WCEU 2015)
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 12, 2014 — From core installation and updates to plugins and themes, work is in progress to improve every area of the international WordPress experience.
Video provided by Blaze Streaming Media.