Social Integrations

It's time to configure EasySocial. We'll list all the basics EasySocial configuration settings here.

Azure Translation Configuration

On demand translations allows users to click See Translations link to directly translate the contents of the stream into the current site's language.

  1. Sign Up For Microsoft Azure Account
  2. Enabling Services
  3. Subscribing To Azure
  4. Enabling Text Translation
  5. EasySocial Integration

Getting Started

Microsoft Translator APIs can be seemlessly integrated into your site to provide multi-language user experience. It can be used on any hardware and platform with any operating system to perform the language translation.

Sign Up For Microsoft Azure Account

Sign up for a Microsoft Azure account at http://azure.com. The registration process is fairly easy and after you have created and logged into your account, navigate to http://portal.azure.com/ to continue.

Enabling Services

Once you're in the portal, you will see a screens that looks similar to below. Select + New option which highlighted below.

Azure Portal

After you have clicked the + New option, you will then be presented with the following screenshot. In this section, select Intelligence + Analytics option from the list.

Azure Portal

Continuing on the configuration, you will be presented with the next screenshot. In this section, select Cognitive Services APIs as highlighted below.

Azure Portal

Subscribing To Azure

If this is your first time here, you will be presented with a screen that looks similar to below. Click on Sign up for a new subscription link to continue.

Azure Portal

Once you click the link, you will be redirected to Azure Subscription page. It will looks similar as below. You may try use Free Trial subscription however, please do remember to read the Terms & Conditions by Azure for more information.

Azure Portal

Complete the subscription process and finally click on Sign up button as shown in the screenshot below.

Azure Portal

Enabling Text Translation

After you have completed the subscription process, you will be redirected back to the Azure Portal. Select API Type and then select Text Translation.

In the Pricing Tier section select the pricing tier that fits your needs. Fill out the rest of the form, and select the Create button.

EasySocial Integration

Navigate to All Resources page and select Microsoft Translator API which you have subscribed to. Go to the Keys option and copy your subscription key and paste it at EasySocial Activity Stream Translation.

You are now subscribed to Microsoft Translator and ready to rock the world.

Further information and explanation will be available at Microsoft Translator.