Multilingual child theme of twenty sixteen
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Child theme of twenty sixteen theme with multilingual features.

This bundled theme twenty sixteen is introduced with WordPress 4.4. The child theme '-xili' here is made to incorporate multilingual features et fixes for better live translation.

In functions.php file, some examples of commented source are shipped to be used in another themes...

Online demo website is here :


  1. WordPress 4.4 + and updated twentysixteen
  2. a child theme needs his parent theme
  3. xili-language version 2.21+ (with new theme-multilingual-classes and custom flags in media library)
  4. xili-language plugin must be activated. The plugin is available here
  5. After installation or updating, it is recommanded to refresh permalinks (and empty the browser cache too)
  6. After decompressing "master" .zip from Github, only upload the folder twentysixteen-xili (near the to themes folder , the child-theme files expect to be finally in wp-content/themes/twentysixteen-xili/!
  7. Before updating, don’t forget to backup your own .mo language files

Third release for WP 4.5.3 - 4.6

  1. with 2016 version 1.3

Second release for WP 4.4.1

  1. with 2016 version 1.1

First release for tests - 2015-09-01

  1. with 2016 version 01 shipped here
  2. includes example of added text as copyright in footer (see customizer) (needs functions and files in /js and /inc )
  3. latest version (in test) of xili-language is here