About Language Solutions
Choosing a language services provider is a risk you take. If you are new to purchasing translation services and choosing a provider or if you’re wishing to move from an existing relationship, at Language Solutions they understand the risk that comes with that decision. How do you evaluate the translation? How do you decide between companies? What exactly do you really need? They begin with a conversation with you to see if they are the right fit.
Language Solutions don’t just work with organizations, but with individuals in those organizations they come to know well over time. They are committed to your personal and professional growth as they work with you.
Getting started with Language Solutions and WPML
To send content for translation to Language Solutions, 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 Language Solutions via WPML
Here are the basic steps of working with WPML and Language Solutions. For a full walkthrough, check out our page about using WPML with a translation service.
Connecting Your Website to Language Solutions
First, you need to connect WPML with Language Solutions. Part of this very simple process is to request your Language Solutions API token.
Email Language Solutions to request an API Token and tell them about your project. Include the languages you need and a url if you have one.
An API Token will be sent.
Sending content for translation
Once your site is connected to Language Solutions, you can start sending your content for translation.
Receive a quotation from Language Solutions
Once Language Solutions receive your content, they will process it and analyze it. They do a complete feasibility analysis on your content and will then send you a quote.
Receiving completed translations
Once done, your site is ready to receive completed translations.
Canceling translation jobs
Although you cannot cancel jobs from WPML, you can delete an individual job or an entire project from Language Solutions Inc by contacting your Language Solutions Project Manager.
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 Language Solutions to translate the rest of your site.