A plugin for Wagtail that provides page translations. By extending your pages with the models included in this package users will be redirected to pages in (or closest to) their language.
Install using pip:
$ pip install wagtailtranslations
Add it to your
INSTALLED_APPS = [ # ... 'wagtailtranslations', # ... ]
It works with Wagtail 2.2 and upwards. Check versions before 2.0 for compatability with older versions of wagtail.
from wagtailtranslations.models import AbstractTranslationIndexPage class TranslationHomePage(AbstractTranslationIndexPage): subpage_types = ['ContentPage']
Use this as your site root page.
Each language your site supports should exist
as a separate page tree underneath this index page.
The English home page should have a slug "en", for a URL of
while the French home page should have a slug "fr", for a URL of
Define a translated model:
from wagtail.admin.edit_handlers import FieldPanel from wagtail.core.fields import RichTextField from wagtail.core.models import Page from wagtailtranslations.models import TranslatedPage class ContentPage(TranslatedPage, Page): body = RichTextField() content_panels = Page.content_panels + [ FieldPanel('body'), ]
Enable some languages in the Wagtail admin → Settings → Languages, for example English and French.
Create a new
ContentPage for English.
On the 'Translations' tab, select English for the language,
and leave the 'Translation of ...' field blank.
Create another new
ContentPage for French.
On the 'Translations' tab, select French for the language,
and select the English page you just created in the 'Translation of ...' field.
To start a test server, run:
$ python3 -m venv venv $ source venv/bin/activate $ pip install -e . $ export DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE=tests.settings $ django-admin migrate $ django-admin createsuperuser $ django-admin runserver
To run the automated test suite:
# Do not run this from within a virtual environment $ pip install --user --upgrade tox pip setuptools $ tox