> What would be the smartest way to do a bilingual site?
Have two distinct
> copies of every HTML file, or offer both languages in
the same HTML file
> and running "if/then" checks at every text instance?
If you are staffed and committed enough to ensure that all
pages will be
translated and updated in tangent, then the best route is to
implement a CMS
that can handle localization and, probably, workflow to
ensure all content
is updated in synch.
If not, then it probably makes sense to separate out the
into their own areas and updated however the rest of the site