Originally written
July 14, 2017
Updated
January 17, 2020

The Black Studio TinyMCE Widget plugin allows you to design widgets using the default WordPress Visual Editor. In this tutorial, we explain how to translate widgets created using Black Studio TinyMCE Widget plugin.

Getting started

If you are a developer:

  • Make sure that the Black Studio TinyMCE Widget plugin is installed and activated.
  • Make sure that the WPML Multilingual CMS 3.8.0 or above is activated.

If you are a site owner working with a developer, ask them to check the above things for you.

WPML translation tools

WPML offers two translation editors you can use for translating your site’s content:

Besides translating your site content yourself, you can also:

Translating widgets created using Black Studio TinyMCE Widgets

    1. Go to the AppearanceWidgets page. To add a new widget drag-and-drop the Visual Editor widget to your desired sidebar.
    2. Add your default language content to the widget and set its language to be your default language. In this example, I set the widget language to English.
Widget assigned to the default language (English)
    1. Add another Visual Editor widget to the sidebar. This time add you secondary language content to it and assign it to your secondary language. In this example, it is Spanish.
Add another widget and add your translated text to it then assign it to your secondary language

This is how the translated widget looks like on the front-end.

Translated widget on the front-end

Getting help

In case you need help translating your site built using Black Studio TinyMCE Widget and WPML, visit WPML’s support forum.