Tamil in WordPress

1. Tamil WordPress user community
2. Tamil WordPress translators community
3. Tamil blogs in WordPress.com
4. Fixing jilebi font or ???? issue for self-hosted blogs in Tamil for WordPress 2.0+
5. WordPress plugin for Thamizmanam toolbar


16 responses to “Tamil in WordPress”

  1. […] See relevant links for Tamil in WordPress. […]

  2. I tried all the ways and I suppose I have problem with my WP installation in writing in Tamil. Now I dropped my idea and started blogging in English

  3. hi sanjai, if you could elaborate your problem i will try to help.

  4. thiva Avatar


  5. Suppan Avatar

    Hi Ravi,

    me and My friend have this website. Movie.Consultmirror.com

    I would like to blog in tamil. I do not want Tamil wordpress theme.

    But I want to make couple of posts in tamil.

    When I type in tamil in my admin post page it display but when I save, It displays a questions mark.


    Like above.

    I realised that its the problem with some settings in my WP…

    When I search Google.. I always find your posts so many places… 🙂 🙂 🙂

    Can you please help me..?


  6. Hi suppan,

    let me know whether



    If you give me your blog URL, the software you use to type, your OS and browser name and versions, I can help you.

  7. can you tell me how to blog in tamil (in wordpress I mean)?? I ve been looking forward to do that for a long time now. Should I install something? I use Macintosh

  8. Vijay Anand Avatar
    Vijay Anand

    Hi there!

    Anyone tell me how to use Tamil contents in a page in my WordPress site.

    contact: [email protected]

  9. Jeyasithar Avatar

    Your answer is not good Mr Ravi. We want to know how to write posts in tamil as in your blog.

  10. உங்கள் cpanel குள் நுழைந்து, wp-config.php (WordPress blog install directory) என்ற கோப்பை கண்டுபிடித்து

    /** Database Charset to use in creating database tables. */
    define(‘DB_CHARSET’, ‘utf8’);

    /** The Database Collate type. Don’t change this if in doubt. */
    define(‘DB_COLLATE’, ”);

    என்ற வரிகளை கீழ்க்கண்டவாறு மாற்றவும்.

    /** Database Charset to use in creating database tables. */
    //define(‘DB_CHARSET’, ‘utf8’);

    /** The Database Collate type. Don’t change this if in doubt. */
    //define(‘DB_COLLATE’, ”);

    1. Thank you very much செலின் ஜார்ஜ்

  11. tamil font not display to my site….

    the font display ,,like..

    ?????? ?????? ???????? ???? ????? ?????? ??????, ?????? ??????? ???????? ??????? ???? ?????? ??????? ?????? ????? ????????? ????????? ??? ?????? ?????????? ????? ???????????????? ??????????????????? ?????? ???????? ??.3 1/2 ???? ??????????, 7085 ???? ?????? ????? ?????? ??????.???? ?????? ???.675, ???.??.???. ????, ????????????? ?????? 50?? ????????? ???????? ????????? ????? ?????? p.?????, ??????? I.?????? ????? ????????? ???????? ????? […]

    what can i do….

  12. Hi,

    I still not able to create my Tamil webpage in WordPress. Could anyone help?


  13. mathanagopalan Avatar

    thamilil oru enaya thalam thodanga viruppam aaanal wp il yeppadi tamil yeluthai kondu varuvathu ?

    1. Mr Mathan,
      Adhu miga sulabam. WP has a plugin with Tamil.mo file for languages. try search tamil version wordpress (full package available o download)