Ecwid is translated to many languages. This advantage allows merchants from different countries to sell products with Ecwid all over the world. It doesn’t matter where your customer comes from - Ecwid is able to automatically detect visitor's language. Furthermore, you should not do any settings to achieve this - it works on the fly!
The list of available translations is below. All translations are contributed by Ecwid users. Many thanks to them for their participation!
Ecwid is translated to the following languages:
Brazilian, Portuguese, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Spanish (Latin America), Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh, Belorussian, Albanian, Basque.
You can check how translation works in our demo store: Change the language in the top right corner of that page.
Ecwid already has language settings, so you don’t have to set it up! When customers visit your store, Ecwid will automatically select the most suitable language based on the customer's browser settings. If there are no appropriate languages enabled, the default language will be shown. You will find more detailed information about how to set storefront translations in the Storefront Translation article.
Yes, you can. Currently Ecwid supports more than 45 languages and this number is constantly growing. In Ecwid storefront these translations are applied automatically depending on customer’s browser settings. Please see this paragraph for details.
If you want to add a translation to a new language, you can use our special tool on translate.ecwid.com. This service allows you to add new translation easily and helps us update Ecwid quickly. Please, see the following article in order to learn how to add new translations in Ecwid: How can I contribute Ecwid translations?
You may want to change texts locally in your Ecwid storefront. It could be a translation or a recast for your business needs as well.
Ecwid allows you to change or even hide some texts in storefront with the help of special custom codes. Please, see the following article to learn how to achieve it: Custom Translations.
Yes, Ecwid control panel is translated to many languages. In order to switch to another language, you should open the control panel under a special URL. Please refer to this article for more detailed information: Ecwid Backend Translations.
If you want to translate Ecwid control panel to a new language or you found any mistakes in the existing translations, please see this article: How can I contribute Ecwid translations?