The Secret Manual – Hidden Features and Gotchas in WordPress Gutenberg

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For content creators, change in daily routine is fatal to productivity. This is especially true during the transition to Gutenberg since it still contains a few “gotchas” that may stymie people and interrupt workflow. I list a few here, along with some workarounds to assist users during active development. Gutenberg will be updated as soon … Continue reading The Secret Manual – Hidden Features and Gotchas in WordPress Gutenberg

Mullenweg announced Gutenberg Roadmap

WordPress 5.0 in November November 9, 2018.  Developer lead for Gutenberg, Matias Ventura announced today the updated schedule for WordPress 5.0 release:  Final release scheduled for November 27, 2018 Beta 4:  Monday November 12, 2018 Beta 5: Thursday, November 15, 2018Release Candidate 1: Monday November 19, 2018 After listening to a lot of feedback — … Continue reading Mullenweg announced Gutenberg Roadmap

Update #91 – Getting ready for WordPress 5.0 + Block Editor (Gutenberg), User Experiences, Accessibility discussion & #280Blocks

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Everybody is getting ready for WordPress 5.0 - Developers on various Core teams are working feverishly merging Gutenberg into the WordPress core. With the 2nd beta version available, Themes and plugin developers are making their products compatible with the new default editor or building guard rails around it. We see lot more opinions on Twitter … Continue reading Update #91 – Getting ready for WordPress 5.0 + Block Editor (Gutenberg), User Experiences, Accessibility discussion & #280Blocks

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

Moving Paragraphs, Adding images, the slash command and beyond.

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Content creation with Blocks, writing in Gutenberg You have installed the Gutenberg plugin on your site. Now what? This post has a few short how-to-videos to that get you over some speed pumps you might encounter along your new journey with the new editing experience in WordPress. Hit me up via the Chat-icon on the … Continue reading Moving Paragraphs, Adding images, the slash command and beyond.

Gutenberg Developers Workshop at WordCamp Miami (Resources)

Gutenberg Developers Workshop at WordCamp Miami2018

On Friday, hundreds of WordPress developers spent a few hours learning how to develop Gutenberg blocks at the Developers Workshop prior to WordCamp Miami.  "The future of WordPress is changing. If you are a WordPress developer and primarily focused on PHP and some JavaScript, then you need to see what the road lies ahead for … Continue reading Gutenberg Developers Workshop at WordCamp Miami (Resources)