Internet change our earth in to the global village. Peoples speak different languages in the different parts of world. According to the WikiPedia and other resources, Peoples speak 7000 different languages around the world. It is true that on internet large number of audience can read and write the english but it is also important for you to add Google translate option in your blog specially if you are receiving your visitors from world wide. Although Google also include the translate feature in his chrome browser which is so useful for their users but in today’s article, we will trying to show you how to add Google Translate Widget in WordPress Site.
Add Google Translate Widget without Any Plugin.
First of all login to your WordPress Admin Area and select Appearance > Widgets. Now scroll down and search Text Widget (Arbitrary text or HTML). Now click and hold it and drop in to your sidebar. For more information see below image. After adding the text widget in the side bar. Simply go to http://translate.google.com/translate_tools?hl=en and follow the 3 simple steps to get translate code for your WordPress site. On first step enter your website URL and select original language of your site and press the next button. On next step select languages and the layout of your translator. Finally paste the code in in your text Widget and hit the save button and you will see that translate option is start appearing in your site.
Add Google Translate in WordPress through a Plugin
Plugin is better and easy way to integrate Google translate on your site specially for beginners. By using the plugin you don’t need to make hands dirty with complicated coding to make this step easier just simply install and activate Google Language Translator plugin. After activating the plugin go to Settings » Google Language Translator. On the setting page you’ll realize that this plugin setting are same like Google Translate widget for websites. Check the first box to enable Google Translator on your site. Now choose a original language of your site in third option select all languages. On 4th option select a layout style of translator. After setting up the plugin hit Update Option button to save the changes.
Now its time to setup the widget for Google Translator. Simply go to Appearance > Widgets. Drop a text widget to your sidebar and paste the shortcode into the text widget and hit the save button. Now check the Google translator on your website. [google-translator] We hope after reading this article, You will easily add a Google translate feature on your website. If you are still facing any problem regarding this topic tell us we will happy to assist you.