When you’re promoting your site, it’s easy to think about everything in English (or your site’s native language). But 75% of the Internet speaks a language other than English, which means there are huge audiences out there that you might not be reaching.
Read this post to learn how translating your site can boost your traffic, some real-world case studies of it happening, and some tips on the proper way to translate your site to boost your sites’ traffic.
Even if the majority of your current audience speaks a single language, you could limit yourself by keeping your site unilingual. It restricts your potential users and could lead to a decrease in conversions.
Translating your site is a smart and forward-thinking strategy. It enables you to draw in new users and makes it easier to communicate directly with non-native speakers who may be interested in your content. It’s also a lot easier than you might expect.
Weglot Translate is a WordPress plugin and API-based translation service that promises to turn your website into a multilingual powerhouse with just a few clicks of a button.
A unique guide on SEO and Multilingualism on WordPress. The purpose of this article is to better understand how multilingual SEO works and to provide the tools to properly assess and select a WordPress multilingual solution compatible with Google best practices.
Bablic is an easy website localization solution that lets you translate any website with just one line of code. Thanks to the WordPpress plugin, WordPress users don’t even need to paste that line of code, it’s done automatically.
In part one of this series, we looked at WPML, the popular translation/multilanguage plugin. Part two focused on the plugin’s more advanced features and extension options.
But what if WPML is just not for you, for whatever reason? Here are some alternatives to consider.
As the usage of WordPress continues to grow exponentially on a global level, so does the need for proper multilingual capabilities on WordPress websites.
Having your site’s content available in several languages makes business sense, after all. In a time where businesses are competing in a global market, you don’t want to leave any potential customers out in the cold just because you haven’t provided content in their native language.
Luckily, WordPress can be a joy to use when creating multilingual content, chiefly due to the presence of a fantastic plugin, aptly named WPML.
Judging by the questions that get asked with regards to WordPress content translation, there are many of you out there who are looking for the best way to translate their WordPress site into other languages. Join us as we check out all the Multilingual plugins available for you.
ICanLocalize is the leading WordPress translation company, and they are also the creators of WPML, which is widely regarded as the best WordPress multilingual plugin.
Today we see how you can make your site appeal to a wider global audience through the use of automated translation plugins. These plugins should be used with care so as not to penalise your Google rankings, read the whole post and then decide on the best strategy for your site.