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Contents of WordPress widgets can be translated using the WPML plugin’s String Translation page. This is true for both default WordPress widgets and the custom ones, created by you or other authors.

WPML can translate the standard WordPress widgets, as explained here:

If you have widgets that didn't register their titles for translation, you can create separate widgets per language, using the 'WPML Widgets' plugin:

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Last updated by Anastis Sourgoutsidis 5 years, 5 months ago.

Assigned support staff: sarah.n.

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November 22, 2013 at 9:03 pm #296873


hahah, never mind I wasn't logged in... wow. sorry about that.

April 13, 2014 at 1:06 pm #379644

Jeroen Sormani

For those who are interested;

I've created a plugin that gives you the option to select which widgets you want to show on what language.
It works by adding a dropdown to every widget with the available languages for you to select.

May 14, 2014 at 4:11 pm #400520

Anastis Sourgoutsidis

this is Anastis from CSSIgniter.

Just a thumbs up that we're working towards full compatibility out of the box for all our themes, in cooperation with

For any cssigniter-theme incompatibilities with WPML, you can also seek support in our forums, where we can answer and fix the underlying theme issues, once and for all 🙂