Multilingual Site Setup and Management

Multilingual was an afterthought in the design of Drupal 7. Luckily, there has been a significant effort within the community that now makes it possible and even simple. This session will discuss how to get a Drupal 7 site to be multilingual and how to manage it overtime.

Topics:

  • Keeping translations current for highly dynamic sites with rapidly changing content
  • Set content-types to have specific translation profiles
  • Post-editing translations
  • How to leverage machine, community, and professional translation based on what is needed
  • Testing new markets using machine translation
  • Enlisting others to assist in the translation process
  • Translation workflow considerations and automation
  • Review of client case studies
Track: 
Site Building
Experience level: 
Intermediate
Speaker(s): 
jlabrum
lvandenberg