Changing Role Name
Post count: 49saupanAugust 16, 2016 at 8:06 am #21628
Hi, In your theme, What would be the best way to change the role names ‘Applicant’ & ‘Employer’ to something else..?
Thanks,Post count: 49saupanAugust 17, 2016 at 8:09 am #21640
I wish to use ‘job seeker’ & ‘recruiter’ as the drop down menu options on registration page..Thanks,Post count: 2486JegbagusAugust 18, 2016 at 1:34 am #21652
You can simply translate the word on the themes. you can use loco translate to change this word or another word on the themes.
Thank youPost count: 49saupanAugust 19, 2016 at 5:10 am #21683
Out of curiosity, any way to change the same at the backend/ database level? Thanks,Post count: 67huwcoleAugust 19, 2016 at 10:12 pm #21694
no you can’t. they are language files, special text files. they have the file extention xxx.po and xxx.mo. but you need either the loco translate plugin or third party software (POEDIT, the one i use) to change the text. because the .po file gets compiled to the .mo file. and the .mo file is what wordpress uses to look up translations.Post count: 2486JegbagusAugust 22, 2016 at 2:54 am #21719
well i can tell you its too much work if you want to change it on backend level. and personally i don’t think its worth you doing it if another way to do it is much simpler.
Thank youPost count: 49saupanAugust 24, 2016 at 8:31 am #21747
Sure, I get it. Thanks for your guidance!Post count: 2486JegbagusAugust 25, 2016 at 5:24 am #21767
you are welcome saupan 🙂
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