WordPress 5.0, Gutenberg, and Twenty Nineteen

Today, the first betaBeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. of WordPress 5.0 was released. That means it’s time to start our processes to get the next major version of WordPress translated. Its releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. is planned for November, 19th, with stringString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. freezes on October, 30th and November, 12th.

StringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. for WordPress 5.0 are now in the wp/dev projects:

WordPress 5.0 will also include the new blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. editor, code-named “GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/”.

Gutenberg was previously translated in a plugin project. Now that the editor is part of coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. strings are also added to the wp/dev projects.
Do you have to translate them again? No. A script copies strings with status “current” from the pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party project to the WordPress projects if there’s no translation with status “current” yet. It’s run manually so don’t expect them to be immediately be copied.

Note: Due to missing parts in core and on metaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress. side, the JavaScriptJavaScript JavaScript or JS is an object-oriented computer programming language commonly used to create interactive effects within web browsers. WordPress makes extensive use of JS for a better user experience. While PHP is executed on the server, JS executes within a user’s browser. https://www.javascript.com/. strings are not yet translatable in the WordPress projects.

There’s also a new default theme developed, Twenty Nineteen.

Twenty Nineteen can be translated as well! You’ll find the strings in the Twenty Nineteen project on translate.wordpress.orgtranslate.wordpress.org The platform for contributing to the translation of WordPress core, themes and plugins..
The project has been pre-filled with translations from Twenty Seventeen.

Happy translating! 🎉