8 Truths about Gutenberg

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Updataed August 9th, 2018: Added additional links to the ACF section, with the announcement of creating blocks from within ACF admin - birgit Updated August 4th, 2018: I added a paragraph about the WordPress 4.9.8 release and added more resources. -- Birgit A few month ago, Riad Benguella, core developer on the Gutenberg team, talk … Continue reading 8 Truths about Gutenberg

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

Try New WordPress editor Callout in 4.9.8 Beta 2

Update August 2, 2018 - 9:30 am ET The release of WordPress 4.9.8 seems to move forward as planned starting the process at 20:00 UTC / 4 pm ET. The update script check about every hour.  If you need to avoid the Gutenberg Nag, or Gutenberg for that matter we listed 12 methods in a … Continue reading Update: “Try Gutenberg” Call-out available in WordPress 4.9.8

12 Methods to Avoid Gutenberg on Your Website

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Updated August 2nd, 2018 added a 12th method to the Gutenberg Call-out section. Updated August 1, 2018 added an 11th method to the Gutenberg Nag section. Gutenberg, the new visual editor for WordPress will be merged into  Core as the default editor later this year, when WordPress 5.0 will be released. This week a "Try … Continue reading 12 Methods to Avoid Gutenberg on Your Website

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

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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 #75 – Find more blocks to add to your Gutenberg site and more

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In this short round-up you'll find micro-tutorials on how to use Gutenberg 3.1, ways Gutenberg will change your business, more blocks plugins, photos around the world and how to start contributing to Gutenberg Table of Contents Developing Gutenberg Working with Customers Using Gutenberg #280Blocks For Developers Developing Gutenberg https://twitter.com/gziolo/status/1006552124900216834 https://twitter.com/wpsitebutler/status/1005853094893285377 Working with Customers https://twitter.com/tylerlwsmith/status/998046510280458242 https://www.rystedtcreative.com/wordpress/wordpress-5-0-gutenberg-2018/ … Continue reading Update #75 – Find more blocks to add to your Gutenberg site and more

To Try or Not to Try? Themes & Plugins: Known conflicts with Gutenberg

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In January, I wrote on the WP4Good blog: Although, many Themes and Plugin developers started working on Blocks for Gutenberg, teams of larger projects won’t be able to start compatibility testing until the first beta version [of WordPress 5.0] is released. Fast iteration and patches will follow for issues discovered. There might be a few … Continue reading To Try or Not to Try? Themes & Plugins: Known conflicts with Gutenberg