You want to make your site available in a wide array of different languages, well, at least 2 — how do you do it? Zend Framework provides Internationalisation (I18N) support and the translate viewHelper to handle this for you quickly and simply. In today&rsquo;s post, we step through how to set up translations and use them in view templates.
<p>What&rsquo;s your attitude to <strong>i18n</strong>? Are you not quite sure what i18n is? Well, according to <!-- raw HTML omitted -->Wikipedia<!-- raw HTML omitted -->, it&rsquo;s:</p> <blockquote> <p><strong>Internationalization</strong> is the process of designing a software application so that it can be adapted to various languages and regions without engineering changes. <strong>Localization</strong> is the process of adapting internationalized software for a specific region or language by adding <a href="/wiki/Locale" title="Locale">locale</a>-specific components and translating text.</p> </blockquote>