Update: “Try Gutenberg” Call-out now planned in WordPress 4.9.8

Mock-up of Gutenberg Call Out of 2018-06-06 by Mel Choyce

Update July 18, 2018 - Call out issue resolved for Core, "Call out" milestone focus for Gutenberg 3.3 Core Committer, Gary Pendergast changed the status of the long ongoing trac ticket "Introduce "Try Gutenberg" callout" opened by Mel Choyce almost exactly a year ago to 'resolved'. A few people worked on it in various capacities: … Continue reading Update: “Try Gutenberg” Call-out now planned in WordPress 4.9.8

Update #80 Gutenberg Is Getting Ready for Hundreds of Thousands of Users

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Gutenberg is coming soon to a WordPress Dashboard near you. Are you and your sites ready? This seems to be the main emphasis for this round up post, information on how site-owners, developers, designers and consultant get ready for Gutenberg, most of it geared towards the WordPress 5.0 release when Gutenberg becomes the default editor. … Continue reading Update #80 Gutenberg Is Getting Ready for Hundreds of Thousands of Users

Gutenberg Live Q & A, Interviews & Webinars Schedule

Gutenberg Live Events Schedule

Update July 14th, 2018 Happy Bastille Day for our French Friends! Brian Hogg & Kyle Maurer will talk with Daniel Bachhuber on July 18 at 3pm (19:00 UTC) on Crowdcast: "Gutenberg for Plugin Owner". More information and registration is available here WP4Good: Gutenberg Q & A for Nonprofits takes place on July 26th at 3pm … Continue reading Gutenberg Live Q & A, Interviews & Webinars Schedule

Update #79 – Gutenberg API Freeze, Developing Blocks , Site Readiness Tools and much more

Photo: Colmar, France by Birgit Pauli Haack 2018

With last Friday's release Gutenberg is considered "Feature Complete" and the contributors switched focus to bug fixes, enhancements, backwards compatibility and API stability. Also, the core team is getting ready to finalize design on the "Try Gutenberg" prompt.  We see a lot more sophisticated Gutenberg blocks surfacing and site owners and agencies are sharing their … Continue reading Update #79 – Gutenberg API Freeze, Developing Blocks , Site Readiness Tools and much more

Update #78 Tools to Get Ready – #280Blocks – Beyond Gutenberg

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What did this week bring to Gutenberg and the WordPress community? Rich Tabor's Block Unit Test helps you getting your themes ready for Gutenberg. Morten Rand-Hendrickson published a proposal to improved handling responsive images in themes in a Gutenberg world. Read Adrian Roselli's post to his clients prepareing them for Gutenberg and setting expectations regarding … Continue reading Update #78 Tools to Get Ready – #280Blocks – Beyond Gutenberg

Update #77 – New User Tool Tips, Testing Themes, More Blocks, a Roadmap and Developers Chiming In

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Was last week geared mostly towards developers, this week, the round-up has more resources for users, site owners and consultants dealing with transition and how to make Gutenberg work for their sites. Of course, a few more developer resources are a listed as well. Grab your cup o'Joe or Green Tea, Kombucha, Beer or Wine … Continue reading Update #77 – New User Tool Tips, Testing Themes, More Blocks, a Roadmap and Developers Chiming In

Update #76 Roadmap announced, User Feedback and Blocks Galore

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The biggest story is Matt Mullenweg's announced roadmap for the Gutenberg roll-out to thousands more users with wp.com as well as the "Try Gutenberg prompt" and integration into core to get ready for the WordPress 5.0 release. Tammie Lister created a feedback from for all the users. We also list more plugins providing custom blocks … Continue reading Update #76 Roadmap announced, User Feedback and Blocks Galore