Prevent browsers from asking to translate
If the contents of a website are written in a particular language, the visitors might be prompted to translate them into another language when using certain browsers (Google Chrome
, for example).
You can prevent this from happening by setting the
translate attribute for the whole document:
attribute has an effect on some translation tools such as Google Translate
Moreover, it's a global attribute meaning that we can use it for any elements. It's very useful if we don't want to translate a brand name even if the page is translated:
<footer>(c) 2021 <span translate="no">Brand Name</span></footer>