Block Editor Talks at WordCamp Phoenix #WCPHX

Although, I won’t be able to attend WordCamp Phoenix, I will watch the Twitter Verse for “Sharings” from the talks about working with the Block editor. Here is the list from the schedule Friday: 10:20 am Victor Ramirez 3:25 pm Michele Schlup 4:20 Chris Van Patten Saturday 11:40 am Rich Tabor 2:20 pm Timothy Jacobs […]

Block Editor Talks at WordCamp Miami #WCMIA

Later this month, Florida’s WordPressers will descend to Miami for WordCamp Miami. They will join all the Northerners flying the cold for a weekend of Sun and WordPress Fun. Two years ago, when this site was barely two months old, I brought Gutenberg Times stickers to the WordCamp and gave them to developers, who work […]

Block Directory: a New Way of Extending WordPress

The Block Directory is going to impact Gutenberg and WordPress is some amazing ways. It’s a new way of extending WordPress in a very granular way. At WordCamp US (2018) Matt Mullenweg announced the nine priority projects for 2019 and the Block Directory is one of them. The task is “Building a directory for […]

WordPress Design Team Proposals for consistency

On the Make.Design blog on, Dave Withley @davecave published a series of design proposals for WordPress development to increase consistency across features and areas – on a new color palette, on type scale, spacing systems and components. Join the conversation and contribute. Your opinion counts to make those proposal come reality. Featured image: from […]

Episode 17: Using Gutenberg for News Sites w/ Peter Jukes, Thomas Eagle, and Andrew Staffell

A discussion with Byline Times editor Peter Jukes (@peterjukes) and Yeswework team members Andrew Staffell (@yeswework) and Thomas Eagle (@thomaseagle) about how custom blocks allow journalists to compose engaging layouts without the help of designers, and how ACF Blocks makes testing and iteration easier for developers. Resources Byline Times Byline Festival Yeswework Wikitribune Transcript Birgit […]

Episode 16: AMP Stories and Gutenberg w/ Pascal Birchler, Cathi Bosco, Alberto Medina and Weston Ruter

In this Live Q & A we covered some general news from the AMP Project, and AMP plugin and then discussed AMP Stories and their creation with our expert panelists: Cathi Bosco (@BeTheBreeze), UX Architect and Designer, while working with XWP worked on AMP Stories with the Google team, Pascal Birchler (@swissspidy), developer at Google […]