The following Translate Suffusion Theme into Another Language tutorial shows you how to translate Suffusion theme into Spanish using a child theme.
Last Updated: January 1, 2024
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“Note: This tutorial is based on a child theme. If you are using the parent theme, the translation folder and languages are already included in the download file.”
In this tutorial you will learn how to translate your site into Spanish. These steps also apply to any other language as long as the theme has been translated into that language. All the available languages can be found in the following URL Suffusion Translations.
What you need:
- Download the Spanish translation files from Suffusion Translations.
- An FTP program like filezilla which is free. You can also use File Manager in cPanel, if your server is running Apache.
- A text editor, I use notepad in Windows. You can use what ever you want as long as it is a plain text editor.
Translate Suffusion Theme Tutorials
- Translate Suffusion Theme Into Another Language
- Edit Suffusion Translation Using Poedit
Note: At present only the front end is translated in Suffusion theme. The backend “Suffusion Options” and “settings” has not been translated.
Translate Suffusion Theme Into Another Language
Step 1 ) The following image shows you two strings that will be translated.
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Step 2 ) Create the following folder “translation” to your child theme “suffu-scion” as illustrated in the image below.
Step 3 ) Make sure the folder has the correct attributes. In WordPress all folders should have 755 attribute. If you use “filezilla” ftp program, right click on the folder on your server to change the attributes as illustrated in the image below.
Step 4 ) Go to the following URL Suffusion Translations to download the Spanish po and mo files as illustrated in the image below.
Step 5 ) The following image shows you the two files uploaded into “translation” folder via FTP into your server. This folder was created in Step 2 ) above.
Important: The following steps does not apply any more if you are running WordPress 4 and above. Click the following URL WordPress 4 deprecates the WPLANG constant to read more about it.
Step 6 ) Click on your WordPress root folder, in this case it is “wptest”. Look for the following file “wp-config.php”. Drag or download the file locally to your computer/laptop as illustrated in the image below so that you can edit the file.
Step 7 ) Open the file with a plain text editor. If you are using Windows operating system, use notepad. Add your language code “es_ES” as illustrated in the image below. In this tutorial Suffusion front-end is translated into Spanish.
Note: Remember only use a plain text editors.
Step 8 ) Upload “wp-config.php” back to the same location you downloaded the file from in Step 6 ) above.
Step 9 ) The following image shows you the two strings translated. Of course there will also be other areas translated as well into Spanish. As long as the strings available for translation have been translated.
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That is how simple it it so translate Suffusion front-end into Spanish.
I will be updating this tutorial from time to time so keep coming back for the latest.
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