HOW TO UPDATE THE .PO TRANSLATION after a theme update

When a new theme version is released / updated, the translation .po must be updated as well to find the new terms – Step #1 Open up your existing language PO file with Poedit software. Step #2 Go to Catalogand selectUpdate from POT file Step #3 First, change the file type option to All Files, […]

How to rename theme words with Loco Translate

There are 2 .po files that must be translated themes/wpestate-child/languages/wpestate.po plugins/wpestatetheme-core/languages/wpestatetheme-core.po In order to rename theme words, you can use Loco Translate plugin. Please see below the steps that needs to be followed: 1.Install Loco Translate plugin 2. Go to Loco Translate – Manage translations —select the theme and add New language — select the […]

How to modify theme text in English with POEDIT.

You can translate WP Estate default text in any language with POEdit. This includes modifying English terms and replacing them with your english terms (like Zip to Postcode and so on). You can also use LOCO TRANSLATE plugin to create the en_US.po from wp-admin and do the translation.  Steps are: 1. Download and install POEdit. 2. Open with POedit […]

How to add translated .po files in child theme

How to make your Child Theme ready to use its own translation files? Child Themes are using in normal cases the translation files of the main theme. In some cases it could be necessary to have a separate language file handling at the Child Theme itself. First of all you have to modify your Child […]

TRANSLATION: How to translate the theme to a different language

You can translate WPEstate WordPress theme in any language with POEdit. To use this module follow these steps: 1. Download and install POEdit. Use the free version. 2. With POedit open the file wpestate.po located in languages folder. 3. Translate the file using poedit and save the file with the proper name (for example de_DE.po). If the file name is not right […]