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Installing WordPress language files automatically

Installing WordPress language files automatically

20 May 2017 22:03:03


Installing language files (.mo) automatically in WordPress.


Installing language file(s) is one of possibly hundreds small tasks one has to plod through while building a multilingual website or blog with WordPress. Mostly due to being documented well, the task is not difficult to carry out. Nonetheless, it diverts attention from other ...

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