Update #81 – New Blocks, Updated plugins for “New WordPress publishing experience” and more

The final wording on the Call-out inviting WordPress WP-Admin users to try Gutenberg is “A new, modern WordPress publishing experience is coming soon”. If all goes well, the prompt will be released on July 31, 2018, with it’s offering of installing Gutenberg of the Classic Editor. In the meantime, the Gutenberg team released their next […]

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

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 support for transitions. What can you tell them, without getting lost […]

53 Resources for Developers & Designers building Blocks for Gutenberg

There has been an increase in developer resources around Gutenberg. We collected quite a few here. We’ll update along the way. If you found one that’s not listed, let us know in the comments. Disclaimer: Nowadays it’s hard to make a clear distinction between a designer and a developer when it comes to the work […]

Update #74 Gutenberg 3.0 and more

June 4, 2018, the team released another milestone version of Gutenberg. The version 3.0 has “a mile long change log” as Jeff Chandler calls it. The 3.0.1 version was already on its way on June 5, 2018This Round-up post has again an awesome array of links for developers, users and site owners on how to […]

Gutenberg Developers at the WordPress VIP Workshop

Gutenberg lead designer, Tammie Lister and developer Miguel Fonseca, held multiple talks on Gutenberg at the Workshop 2018 hosted by the WordPress VIP Team. Watch the videos on YouTube and follow along with the slide decks. Introduction: Why, oh Why?And what does it look like? In 2018, WordPress will modernize, streamline, and simplify the content […]

Update #73 Downloads grow fast, block development tutorials grow popular, more community events around Gutenberg

With Gutenberg editor becoming more stable and approaching feature completeness, the download stats of the plugin show its growth at an ever higher rate. Blogs publish more, more block development tutorials. They are the bulk of this week’s round-out post. Also, meetups in New York, Lehigh Valley and in Halifax discussed the upcoming changes to […]

Update #72 Gutenberg Webinars & Courses, Blocks at Google I/O, preparing your themes and clients and more

Table of Contents Gutenberg Development & Core Team What is Gutenberg? A Vision for the Web Online Education Events Blocks Galore #280Blocks Handling Gutenberg Blocks in Themes Photos around the World Gutenberg Development & Core Team Rethinking the separation between editor and blocks for Gutenberg “Existing blocks/plugins will continue to work properly for several Gutenberg […]