News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

PHPBuilder.com:
Localizing a Web Page for Different Languages
October 11, 2006 @ 15:36:00

PHPBuilder.com excerpts once again from the Sams Publishing book "PHP 5 in Practice" today with this new tutorial showing a method for localizing web pages for different languages.

Internationalization and localization of a web page is simply the act of setting it up to be able to handle displaying in multiple languages and adding those different languages in. There are many different ways in which to do this. One of the simplest is to just make sure that all your strings that you ever output are stored as variables or constants in an included file. That way, you can make multiple copies of that file,each with different language versions written into them. Just include the appropriate file for the language that you want to display.

They show the creation of the different language PHP files that will be included and the master "language.php" that works with the under's input to switch to the correct language (and set a cookie to save the preference).

3 comments voice your opinion now!
localize different language page include cookie localize different language page include cookie


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Stefan Mischook's Blog: PHP Video: Improve your PHP skills by learning ANOTHER programming language

SitePoint PHP Blog: Getting Started with PHP Extension Development via Zephir

Manuel Pichler's Blog: Why I love PHP

Richard Lord's Blog: Zend_View helpers in include path

Community News: IPC10 PHP: Yesterdays Scala and the Cobol of tomorrow? (video)


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


tips series voicesoftheelephpant developer zendserver community interview framework language list library api symfony deployment laravel release conference podcast bugfix introduction

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework