Gutenberg

What is Phase 2 of Gutenberg?

With the launch of WordPress 5.0 in December, attention turned from improving the editor to be more block centric (phase 1) to phase 2 of the Gutenberg project. Matt laid out phases 2-4 in his State of the Word, but in this article we’re going to take a closer look at what exactly phase 2 …

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How to Instantly Improve Twenty Nineteen’s Home Page

Twenty Nineteen will be the first official WordPress theme to be built with Gutenberg in mind, and it looks very promising. While it’s still in active development, there is one bothersome feature. You cannot hide the title of the page. That means if you want to replace the title with say, a cover image, you …

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Implementing Gutenberg with Bill Erickson

Bill Erickson is a WordPress Developer who’s implemented Gutenberg on several projects. In this episode we wax poetic about what Gutenberg is really great at, and some things to look out for – Bill’s an excellent developer and I really appreciate him taking some time to share his experience over the last several months.

Upgrade to WordPress 5.0 & Gutenberg Without Breaking Your Content!

With WordPress 5.0 fundamentally changing the editor, there’s been a lot of concern around what happens to our current content. In this video, you’ll learn the 3 deliberate steps you need to take to convert your content to Gutenberg blocks (or how to avoid it all together).

Gutenberg Live Show: Strong Words and Positivity

Zac and I are back together for another Gutenberg Live Show. In this episode we talk about WordPress 5.0, why we’re not getting a straight answer on the hard deadline, and we talk all about the positives of Gutenberg and WordPRess.

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Not Ready for WordPress 5.0? Here are 2 Ways to Disable Gutenberg

The release of WordPress 5.0 is coming up fast, and not necessarily at the best time of year. Between Black Friday and holiday breaks, there are a lot of reasons not to make an update that could potentially break your site. That said, it’s always best to be on the latest version of software, if …

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Gutenberg-ready Themes

3 Top Notch Gutenberg-Ready Themes

In the grand scheme of WordPress 5.0 and the community, a lot is changing. For many, it will likely be business as usual (either due to not upgrading or using The Classic Editor plugin). But for folks who need to update their websites, or create a brand new one, WordPress 5.0 poses an interesting question: …

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Implementing Gutenberg: Rene Morozowich and a New Client Site

This week I talk to Rene Morozowich, a self-employed WordPress Developer, about how she dipped her toe in the waters of Gutenberg by doing a low-risk, brand new site for a client new to WordPress.

Implementing Gutenberg: Justin Sainton & A Custom Light Builder

WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg are coming out this month! To help you get an idea of how you can use Gutenberg in your own client sites, I’ve put together a miniseries on implementing Gutenberg.

WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg Have Proposed Dates!

For months, I’ve been getting one question above all: “When is Gutenberg coming out?” Well, it seems we have at least 2 tentative dates for WordPress 5.0 now. And it could be as early as November 19th.

Creating a Responsive Gutenberg Price Table

Last week I worked on an upcoming tutorial for a popular online publication on how to style the Gutenberg Columns block (I’ll be sure to send that along when it comes out). As as result, I decided to experiment to see what you could reasonable do, and came up with this Gutenberg Price Table: https://codepen.io/jcasabona/pen/RYvEYd. In this tutorial, …

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Is Gutenberg a Page Builder?

There’s been lots of discussion around whether the WordPress community should use Gutenberg when tools like page builders exist. This begs the question, “Is Gutenberg even a page builder?” In this video, I answer that question. Transcript: I’ve been seeing a lot of folks lately comparing Beaver Builder and Gutenberg, implying that you should use one …

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