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YOURLS supports localization: this means if a language file for YOURLS in available in your language, YOURLS will speak your language!

Available languages


Your language is not available so you'd like to translate YOURLS? See below!

Install your language

If translation files for your language are available:

  1. In config.php add or edit the following line: define( 'YOURLS_LANG', 'fr_FR' );
  2. In directory user/languages, drop the two files fr_FR.po et

Of course, replace fr_FR with the appropriate language code.


If YOURLS is not available in your language, be the one that will create the translation files! It's easy and no technical knowledge is required.

See this article: How to create your own translation file for YOURLS

Get your code ready for translation

Check out the dedicated guide for developers.