Wednesday, April 18, 2012

How to Put a Google Language Translator Box in a Blog

Google translator usually provides alternative languages to anyone who may has problem understanding the language used in a blog. If you have submitted your blog to non-English directories, there is a possibility that someone from other non-English speaking countries may visit your blog or sometimes through the search engine results.

Placing a language translator box  helps in translating the content of your blog to the preferred language of the audience who visit your blog.

How to Put a Google Translator Box in a Blog

Go to Blogger - Dashboard - Design - Add Gadget. On the small pop up window, choose the Edit HTML/Java Script and insert the following codes in the pop up window;

<div id="google_translate_element"></div><script>
function googleTranslateElementInit() {
  new google.translate.TranslateElement({
    pageLanguage: 'en'
  }, 'google_translate_element');
</script><script src="//"></script>

Click on Save and  view your blog. The Google Translator Box  will be inserted in your blog. You can position the Google translator box anywhere in your blog by simply moving its gadget.


  1. With the internet shrinking the world beyond belief, many businesses, small and big, are going the global way. In fact, capturing the global market might be necessary to ensure the very survival of the business.

    1. I agree. Nowadays, it all about survival for the fittest. If you want excel in business, then there is need for you to be very flexibe in every field.

  2. How can i get more information about this? i would like to start using the Google translator box service anywhere.

    1. The above code is not only for bloggger blogspot alone. You can use the same code anywhere else or in another website with a different host. You just copy and paste it.