What is Loco Translate?

  • It is a free WordPress plugin useful for translating your WordPress theme or plugins into a language other than the one it originally comes in (which is typically English).

Why Loco Translate :

  • It has a built-in translation editor.
  • A simple way to translate theme/plugin files directly from the WordPress Dashboard.

Let's take an example of translating the texts discount and free:

Step 1: Installation and Activation :

  • You can search for the loco translate plugin from the plugin section.
  • Click on Install now and activate the plugin.

Now that the LOCO Translate plugin is installed, let's start using it.

  • Navigate to Loco Translate --> Plugins --> Search for "Woo discount Rules PRO 2.0".

Step 2: (Only required if you don't see your language displayed in the Loco translate . If you see your language, you can skip this step)

  • Select Woo discount Rules PRO 2.0 and click on New language.
  • Choose the installed language from WordPress and choose the location as " languages/plugins/woo-discount-rules-pro-/".
  • Click on Start Translating.

Step 3: Start Translating

  • Click on the language.
  • Search for the content which you want to translate and enter the translated message and click on save.
  • Similarly, you can translate for all your desired texts.

Here is a screenshot of cart page after translating :

Frequently Asked Questions:

The text is not shown when I try to search, what should I do?

If the text is not shown, you might have to first add the text in the template.
Example: I am adding the text free.
Step 1:

Step 2:

Once you did this, select the language and translate it.

Note :

  • Always make sure to choose the second option in the choose a location.
    (System) in the loco translate plugin.
  • The translated texts will be visible based on the chosen site language.

Still unclear?
Please submit a support request. We are always happy to assist you :)

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