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Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By : Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds
Book Image

Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By: Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds

Overview of this book

The long-awaited release of the world's most popular online solution, Magento 2, is now out with an all new interface and several enhancements. This book offers you advanced guidance on managing, optimizing, and extending your store while taking advantage of the new features of Magento 2. This is a comprehensive guide to using the all new features and interface of Magento 2 to build, extend, and design online stores. From planning your Magento installation through to advanced techniques designed to make your store as successful as possible, this book is your roadmap to managing your Magento store. Focusing on Magento's Community version, the book covers everything from creating and managing multiple stores to fine-tuning Magento for speed and performance. You’ll learn how to manage categories, products, design themes, extensions, and more.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Mastering Magento 2 Second Edition
About the Authors
About the Reviewer

Inline translations

In Chapter 2, Installing Magento 2, we learned how to create Store Views in different languages. There's another very powerful tool available to store owners as well, whereby it's possible to provide translations manually. To enable the mode for editing/translating text, log into the administrative interface and visit Store | Configuration | Advanced | Developer. You'll see the option to translate inline, for the storefront and for the backend:

Enable this, and you'll be prompted to clear the cache, with a link to System | Cache Management to do so. Once the cache has been cleared, visit the front page of the site. You'll see red boxes around certain portions of the page. When you hover over these boxes, a dictionary will appear. When you click on this dictionary icon, you can provide inline translation that will be stored in Magento's translation database: