Taking WordPress to the World : Options for a Multilingual Site

About 2/3 of the world population speak more than one language and most of the world doesn’t use the Internet in English. This presentation will cover what components are needed for a successful multilingual WordPress site. We’ll compare different set-ups, review key plugins and examine common pitfalls. Then we’ll look at advanced features like e-commerce and email marketing.


Check out Shannon’s slides: Taking WordPress to the World

About the Speaker:
Shannon is the founder of Café Noir Design, a boutique Montreal web design company specializing in multilingual web development. She support things like making the web accessible for everyone, using open source software, helping organizations find greener more sustainable ways to operate through online technology and helping non-profits with online community organizing. She also builds professional, custom-designed Web sites for businesses and non-profits. Shannon holds graduate degrees in psychology and journalism and her freelance articles have been published around the world. She speaks English, French and Italian. Read her blogs at chroni.ca and breastfortheweary.com