Pacific Northwest Drupal Summit 2012

All the drops gather here.
Seattle, October 20-21, 2012

Going Global: First Steps in making a multilingual Drupal site

Speaker(s): 
Track: 
Information Architecture and Administration
Experience Level: 
Beginner
Intermediate

Looking to expand your website audience to be truly global? Drupal is a unique and powerful platform for building and managing multilingual sites.

This session will look at the often-complex issues of adding additional languages to your Drupal site using an easy-to-understand step-by-step approach. We will explore:

  • Clear explanations of multilingual concepts and terminology to help you get started
  • Various internationalization and localization modules available for building your site and what they each do.
  • Modules you can use to make managing your multilingual site much easier and examples of how they work.
  • How to translate block, menus, and taxonomies.
  • Additional resources that you can use to make your translation project a success!