How do I create a bilingual event?

It is possible to have application pages in two different languages connected to the same event. When creating an event you can choose if you want to add an additional application page in a different language.

Add bilingual event

Add bilingual event with default and alternate language

If that option is chosen you will get two sets of application fields when creating the event. Note that you have to use exactly the same field types for both application pages since they are “mirrors” of each other.

Bilingual labels for application fields

Bilingual labels for application fields

You will also get two sets of information text fields, one for each application page. Global settings for the event such as maximum amount of participants or if the applications should be auto-confirmed are not duplicated.

You also have language specific confirmation e-mails depending on which language the application was submitted from. Applications from an English application page will get English confirmation e-mails, and application from a Swedish application page will get Swedish confirmation e-mails.

Bilingual confirmation e-mails

Bilingual confirmation e-mails

Pro tip: use place holders for information such as startdate, time and location to make sure you don’t forget to update both languages if

Use placeholders for date, time, location and more

Use placeholders for date, time, location and more

All applications goes to the same Application Management tab in the administrative interface. It is now also possible to filter on application page language if an administrator wants to segment the applications based on language used when applying.

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