How to translate the theme into another language?

Dentalia theme is translation & WPML ready. This means you can translate it into your language, or you can change the default text strings in the theme and customize them to your liking.

There are several ways to translate a WordPress theme. You can check the official WordPress recommendations here.


Translating the theme with Loco Translate:

Our recommended way of translating the theme is using a plugin called Loco Translate. This plugin will automatically generate .po and .mo files for you.

All translations can be done within the WordPress dashboard.

  1. Install loco Translate.
  2. Find the theme in the list at Loco Translate > Themes and click.
  3. Click + New language and follow the on-screen prompts.
  4. When a new language is created, just click on it and you can start translating.
  5. When you are done, click save and you should already see the changes.

For the official Loco translate guide, please follow the link below.


Creating a multilingual website with Polylang (Free):

Polylang is a free plugin, which allows you to create a multilingual WordPress site. You write posts, pages and create categories as usual, and then define the language for each of them.

For instructions on how to use the Polylang plugin, please read their official documentation.


Creating a multilingual website with WPML:

Dentalia is compatible with the WPML plugin, which allows you to create multilingual websites. WPML is a premium plugin and can be purchased here.

Detailed instructions on how to use the WPML plugin can be found on their website.