How to Change WordPress Language: Every Situation Covered

How to Change WordPress Language: Every Situation Covered

Author: TranslatePress

Date: June 18, 2020 

Category: Business, Plugin development, SEO, Tutorials

Need to change your WordPress language?

When you install WordPress manually or via most autoinstallers, you get an option to choose your site’s default language. But what if you want to change your language down the road and use a new language for your front-end site, backend dashboard, or both?

You have options! And it’s usually pretty simple to do. In this post, we’ll dig into how to change your WordPress language in multiple scenarios:

Changing your dashboard and public-facing (front-end) site into a single new language. Using a different language for your dashboard (but not your front-end site). Offering


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