DataSource International offers professional website translations using native linguists for retail, e-commerce, luxury, finance. They serve clients globally since 2002 and are praised for being accurate, reliable, and flexible. Easy WPML integration. Try it now!
About DataSource International
DataSource has helped clients translate more than 100 websites last year. They have a specific department handling website content which means they can translate with marketing/SEO compatibility in mind and are able to handle various web formats such as XLIFF, HTML, JSON, WPML, etc. DataSource is ranked as a Top30 agency in the Asia Pacific by the CSA, and translates to 80+ target languages.
Getting started with DataSource and WPML
To send content for translation to DataSource, install the following plugins on your website:
- WPML Multilingual CMS – the core plugin
- WPML String Translation – this plugin will allow you to translate interface strings
Working with DataSource via WPML
Here are the basic steps of working with WPML and DataSource. For a full walkthrough, check out our page about using WPML with a translation service.
Connecting Your Website to DataSource
First, you need to connect WPML with DataSource. Part of this very simple process is to request your DataSource API token.
Fill out DataSource’s form for a Free Quote, and in the text please mention that you are using WPML.
Datasource’s sales team will answer within 24 hours and will send you an API token for you to add DataSource as a translation vendor on your WordPress/WPML interface.
Sending content for translation
Once your site is connected to DataSource, you can start sending your content for translation.
Receive a quotation from DataSource
After sending the content to DataSource, they will be able to analyze the word count. They will then send you a quote by email with a word count and payment conditions.
Receiving completed translations
Once done, your site is ready to receive completed translations.
Canceling translation jobs
DataSource won’t start a job until the quote is confirmed. Should you want to cancel after the project has started, they will deliver the work that has been done up to that point, and this part will still need to be charged.
Read more about canceling translation jobs sent to a professional service.
Translating the Rest of Your Site
Once you’re done translating the content of your page, there could be untranslated texts in menus, sidebars, and similar places. No problem, you can use DataSource to translate the rest of your site.