If you’re getting started with developing custom Gutenberg blocks in #WordPress understanding the RichText component is a huge boost.
If I seem like i know what I’m talking about it’s thanks to a lot of trying, messing up, repeating, and sharing that experience.
The Gutenberg Block API consists of the functions WordPress exposes for creating custom functionality via blocks in the new Gutenberg editor.
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Before we start building new blocks for the Gutenberg editor we need to know how to properly enqueue scripts and styles. Thankfully WordPress makes this easy with two new hooks.
In this post we’ll be taking a look at some of the current best practices for developing blocks for use in the new Gutenberg WordPress editor as well as implementing Gutenberg features into themes. Before we get in let me say this, I’m not a Gutenberg expert (yet 🤞). I’m learning how to build blocks…Read More
Sidebars can have their purposes, but in most cases there is probably a better way to give your users the same functionality and create better conversions.
In an effort to better understand all that is Gutenberg I’ll be doing a deep dive into the new editor in the coming weeks. I’ll be sharing what I learn as I go along from understanding the basics to developing custom blocks. I’ll be kicking things off with a look at the ideas behind gutenberg blocks.
My second free WordPress theme recently went live on WordPress.org. Here are some of the benefits I gained by going through the process of submitting and revising a theme for release.