Keeping up with Gutenberg: Index 2021

This page is the one place you can bookmark for GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/-related team posts of CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress., Core-Editor, Core-js, Core-css, Design, MetaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress., and Themes, and other teams, when relevant. It’s a chronological listing, not topical. Latest on top.

Discussions are in the #core-editor SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel and development happens in the Gutenberg GitHub repository.

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January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August

August 2021

2021-08-05 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 11.2.0? (4 August) (u)

July 2021

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2021-07-30 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on Full Site Editing Issues/PRs/Designs (30 July) (u)

2021-07-30 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of July 26, 2021 (u)

2021-07-29 #design Initial Patterns for the Patterns Directory: Launched! (u)

2021-07-27 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 22 July 2021 (m)

2021-07-27 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 15 July 2021 (m)

2021-07-27 #design Widgets in WordPress 5.8 and Beyond (u)


2021-07-23 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of July 19, 2021 (u)

2021-07-21 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 21 July, 2021 (m)

2021-07-21 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? Site Editing status check (July-August 2021) (u)

2021-07-21 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 11.1.0? (21 July) (u)

2021-07-20 #meta The WordPress Pattern Directory is live (u)


2021-07-16 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of July 16, 2021 (u)

2021-07-15 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on Full Site Editing Issues/PRs/Designs (14 July) (u)

2021-07-15 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 08 July 2021 (m)

2021-07-14 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 14 July, 2021 (m)

2021-07-13 #design A Walk Around… The Search Block (u)

2021-07-12 #core-editor Miscellaneous block editor API additions in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-07-12 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 7 July, 2021 (m)


2021-07-09 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on theme.json (7 July) (r)

2021-07-09 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of July 9, 2021 (u)

2021-07-09 #design Design Team Meeting Notes: July 7, 2021 (m)

2021-07-09 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 11.0.0? (9 July) (u)

2021-07-08 #themereview Summary: Theme features in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-07-07 #core High level feedback from the FSE Program (July 2021) (u)

2021-07-07 #themereview Block-based Meeting Notes — July 7 (m)

2021-07-07 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 30 June 2021 (m)


2021-07-03 #core WordPress 5.8 Field Guide ✴️

2021-07-02 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of July 2, 2021 (u)

2021-07-01 #core-editor Block-styles loading enhancements in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

June 2021

2021-06-30 #test Help Test WordPress 5.8’s FSE Features (u)

2021-06-29 #core Dev Chat Summary: June 23, 2021 (m)

2021-06-29 #core A Week in Core – June 28, 2021 (u)

2021-06-29 #core-editor Blocks in an iframed (template) editor ✴️

2021-06-29 #core-editor On layout and content width in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-29 #core-editor Various Block Editor API removals in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-28 #core-restapi REST API Changes in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-28 #core-editor Block-based Widgets Editor in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-28 #core Miscellaneous developer focused changes in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-28 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 24 June 2021 (m)


2021-06-25 #core Block supports API updates for WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-25 #core Introducing theme.json in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-24 #test FSE Program Testing Call #8: Thrive with Theme.json (u)

2021-06-24 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.9? (23 June) (u)

2021-06-24 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 23rd June 2021 (m)

2021-06-23 #test FSE Program Polished Portfolios Summary (u)

2021-06-23 #design Update: Initial Patterns for the Patterns Directory (u)

2021-06-23 #core-editor Block API Enhancements in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-22 #design Side-by-Side Image Challenge (u)

2021-06-21 #themereview Block-based Theme Meeting Notes — June 16, 2021 (m)

2021-06-21 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 16 June 2021 (m)

2021-06-21 #core Bundled themes changes in WordPress 5.8 ✴️


2021-06-18 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of June 18, 2021 (u)

2021-06-17 #core DevChat Notes – June 16, 2021 (m)

2021-06-16 #core-editor Block Editor API Changes to Support Multiple Admin Screens in WP 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-16 #core-editor Introducing the template editor in WordPress 5.8 ✴️

2021-06-15 #design A Walk Around… The Table Block (u)

2021-06-14 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Thursday, 10 June 2021 (m)


2021-06-11 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of June 7 2021 (u)

2021-06-10 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.8? (9 June) (u)

2021-06-10 #core Dev Chat Summary: June 09, 2021 (m)

2021-06-09 #design Design Team Meeting Notes: June 2, 2021 (m)

2021-06-09 #core Core Editor Improvement: Improve your workflow with List View (u)

2021-06-09 #test Upcoming FSE Outreach Program Schedule (June & July) (u)

2021-06-08 #design Initial Patterns for the WordPress.org Patterns Directory (u)


2021-06-04 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? (June 2021)

2021-06-04 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 31, 2021 (u)

2021-06-03 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 2 June, 2021 (m)

2021-06-02 #test FSE Program Stick the landing (pages) Summary (u)

2021-06-01 #core A Week in Core – May 31, 2021 (u)

May 2021

2021-05-28 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 27 May 2021 (m)

2021-05-27 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 28, 2021 (r)

2021-05-27 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.7? (26 May) (u)

2021-05-26 #news

2021-05-26 #test FSE Program Testing Call #7: Polished Portfolios (u)

2021-05-26 #core-editor Core Editor Meeting Notes 26 May, 2021 (m)

2021-05-25 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 19 May, 2021 (m)

2021-05-24 #themesreview Block-based Meeting Notes — May 19, 2021 (m)

2021-05-24 #core Test scrub for WordPress 5.8 (m)


2021-05-23 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 17, 2021 (u)

2021-05-21 #test Proposal: Test Badges for the FSE Outreach Program (u)

2021-05-20 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on Full Site Editing Issues/PRs/Designs (20 May) (m)

2021-05-20 #design Design Team Meeting Notes May 20, 2021 (m)

2021-05-20 #core Core Editor Improvement: Contextual patterns for easier creation (u)

2021-05-20 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 13 May 2021 (m)

2021-05-19 #core Apologies on Gutenberg Dual-Licensing Process (u)


2021-05-14 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 10, 2021 (u)

2021-05-14 #test FSE Program: Answers from Round Two of Questions (u)

2021-05-14 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.6? (12 May) (u)

2021-05-12 #test FSE Program Testing call #6: Stick the landing (pages) (u)

2021-05-12 #meta WordPress.org Patterns Directory, i2 (u)

2021-05-12 #design Design Team Meeting Notes: May 12, 2021 (m)

2021-05-12 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 06 May 2021 (m)

2021-05-12 #core Help Test the Widgets Editor for WordPress 5.8 (t)


2021-05-07 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? (May 2021) (u)

2021-05-07 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 3, 2021 (u)

2021-05-06 #core DevChat meeting Summary – May 5, 2021 (m)

2021-05-06 #test FSE Program Query Quest Summary(u)

2021-05-06 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 29 April 2021 (m)

2021-05-06 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 5th May 2021 (m)

2021-05-05 #design Monthly Design Team ‘Show and Tell’: April 2021 (u)

2021-05-03 #core Docs Focus role & workflow during WordPress release cycle (u)

2021-05-03 #core DevChat meeting Summary – April 28, 2021 (m)

2021-05-03 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 28 April 2021 (m)

April 2021

2021-04-30 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 26, 2021 (u)

2021-04-29 #core-editor What’s New In Gutenberg 10.5? (28 April) (u)

2021-04-29 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on Full Site Editing Issues/PRs/Designs (29 April) (u)

2021-04-28 #news Getting Started with the Figma WordPress Design Library (r)

2021-04-28 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 22 April 2021 (m)

2021-04-28 #meta Block Pattern Directory Update (u)

2021-04-28 #test FSE Program: Bring your questions – Round Two (u)

2021-04-27 #news Curious About Full Site Editing?(u)

2021-04-26 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 21 April 2021 (m)


2021-04-23 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 19, 2021 (u)

2021-04-23 #core Core Editor Improvement: Refining the Block Toolbar (u)

2021-04-22 #test Upcoming FSE Outreach Program Schedule (u)

2021-04-21 #themereview Removing blockers for block themes (u)

2021-04-21 #announcements Become an Early Adopter With the Gutenberg Plugin (u)

2021-04-21 #forums Summary for April 15th Support Team Meeting (m)

2021-04-21 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 15 April 2021 (m)

2021-04-22 #test FSE Program Building a Restaurant Header Summary (m)

2021-04-20 #core-editor Full Site Editing Go/No Go: Next steps (u)


2021-04-17 #test FSE Program Check In Survey Results (u)

2021-04-16 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 12, 2021 (u)

2021-04-15 #core Full Site Editing Go/No Go | April 14, 2021 (u)

2021-04-14 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.4? (14 April) (u)

2021-04-14 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 14 April 2021 (m)

2021-04-14 #test FSE Program Testing Call #5: Query Quest (u)


2021-04-09 #core-editor Follow up to the native TypeScript proposal (u)

2021-04-09 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 9, 2021 (u)

2021-04-08 #test Hallway Hangout: Discussion on Full Site Editing Issues/PRs/Designs (8 April) (m)

2021-04-08 #core Full Site Editing Scope for WP5.8 (u)

2021-04-08 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? (April 2021) (u)

2021-04-08 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 01 April 2021 (m)

2021-04-08 #themereview Block Themes Meeting Notes — April 7, 2021 (m)

2021-04-07 #core WordPress 5.7.1 RC 1 (u)

2021-04-07 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 7 April 2021(m)

2021-04-05 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 31 March 2021(m)

2021-04-05 #core A Week in Core – April 5, 2021(u)


2021-04-02 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.3? (31 March) (u)

2021-04-02 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 2, 2021 (u)

March 2021

2021-03-31 #design Monthly Design Team Show & Tell: March 2021 (u)

2021-03-31 #core Core Editor Improvement: Easier than ever to find the blocks you need (u)

2021-03-30 #core 5.8 Pre-planning (u)

2021-03-30 News So you want to make block patterns? (r)

2021-03-31 #design WordPress.org Patterns Directory (u)

2021-03-30 #test FSE Program Custom 404 Page Testing Summary (u)

2021-03-30 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 25 March 2021 (m)

2021-03-29 #core Talking Full Site Editing with Matías Ventura (WPBriefing podcast)


2021-03-26 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of March 25, 2021 (u)

2021-03-25 #test FSE Program Testing Call #4: Building a restaurant themed header (u)

2021-03-25 #core Dev Chat meeting Summary – March 24, 2021 (m)

2021-03-24 #core-editor Core Editor Meeting Notes 24 March, 2021 (m)

2021-03-23 #core-editor Core Editor Improvement: Performance Matters (u)

2021-03-23 #core-editor Gallery Block Update – Call for Testing (u)

2021-03-22 #core-editor Core Editor Meeting Notes 17 March, 2021(m)


2021-03-19 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of March 18, 2021 (u)

2021-03-18 #core-editor Proposal: Native TypeScript support in Gutenberg (u)

2021-03-18 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.2? (17 March)(u)

2021-03-17 #core CSS Chat Summary: 11 March 2021 (m)

2021-03-15 #core High level feedback from the FSE Program (March 2021) (u)


2021-03-12 #core Early Thoughts on WP5.8 Planning (u)

2021-03-11 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of March 11, 2021(u)

2021-03-11 #core Full Site Editing Pre-Merge Overview (u)

2021-03-11 #core Block Editor Handbook: restructuring project update (March 12)(u)

2021-03-11 #core Dev Chat Summary for March 10, 2021 (m)

2021-03-09 #test FSE Program Testing Call #3: Create a fun & custom 404 page (u)

2021-03-09 #mobile Mobile Team Update – March 9th (u)

2021-03-09 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 04 March 2021 (m)

2021-03-08 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? (March 2021) (u)

2021-03-08 #core-editor Publishing WordPress packages to npm (u)


2021-03-05 #core Dual-Licensing Gutenberg: Next Steps (u)

2021-03-05 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of March 4, 2021 (u)

2021-03-04 #core-editor Core Editor Improvement: Need for (page/post) Speed (u)

2021-03-04 #core-editor Core Editor Chat Notes 3 Mar., 2020 (m)

2021-03-04 #core Discussion: Dropping support for IE11 (r)

2021-03-04 #core-editor Discussion: Dropping support for IE11 (u)

2021-03-03 #design Design Team Meeting Notes March 3, 2021 (m)

2021-03-03 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.1? (3 March) (u)

2021-03-03 #design Testing a Gutenberg Pull Request (PR) (r)

2021-03-02 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 25 February 2021 9m)

2021-03-01 #design Design Team Show and Tell Summary: February 2021 (m)

February 2021

2021-02-26 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Feb 25, 2021 (u)

2021-02-24 #themereview Meeting Notes | Matt, Josepha, and Theme Team (m)

2021-02-24 #news Did You Know About Reusable Blocks? (u)

2021-02-24 #core-edtior Editor chat summary: 24 February 2021 (m)

2021-02-23 #updates An Update to make/news (u)

2021-02-23 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 17 February 2021 (u)

2021-02-23 #mobile Mobile Team Update – Feb 23rd (u)


2021-02-19 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Feb 15, 2021 (u)

2021-02-19 #core-editor Hallway Hangout: Fool me once — Writing end-to-end tests against regressions (u)

2021-02-19 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 18 February 2021 (m)

2021-02-18 #test FSE Program Testing Call #2: Build a Homepage with Site Editing Blocks (u)

2021-02-18 #docs A home and a name for Site Editor Documentation (Full Site Editing Feature) (d)

2021-02-18 #core WordPress 5.7: A new dynamic hook to filter the content of a single block (u)

2021-02-18 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 11 February 2021 (m)

2021-02-18 #core Dev chat Meeting Summary: 17 Feb 2021 (m)

2021-02-17 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 10.0? (17 February) (u) 💯 🙌 🎉

2021-02-17 #themereview Block Themes Meeting Notes — Feb 17, 2021 (m)

2021-02-15 #core-editor Core Editor Notes 10 Feb., 2020 (m)


2021-02-12 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Feb 8, 2021(u)

2021-02-11 #core-editor Bringing the power of blocks to Widgets (u)

2021-02-11 #core-editor Core Editor Improvement: New Preferences experience (u)

2021-02-11 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 04 February 2021 (m)

2021-02-11 #designer Design team meeting notes Feb. 10 2021 (m)

2021-02-08 #mobile Mobile Team Update – Feb 8th (u)

2021-02-08 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 9.9? (5 February) (u)

2021-02-08 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 3 February, 2021


2021-02-05 #fse-outreach-experiments FSE Program: Connecting with Local Communities (u)

2021-02-05 #fse-outreach-experiments FSE Program: Test FSE Anytime (u)

2021-02-05 #fse-outreach-experiments FSE Program: Bring your questions (u)

2021-02-04 #core Devchat notes – 3 February 2021(m)

2021-02-04 #themereview Gutenberg 9.9: New JSON structure for theme.json files (u)

2021-02-03 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Jan 25, 2021 (u)

2021-02-03 #themereview Block-based Meeting Notes – February 3 (m)

2021-02-03 #design Show and Tell meeting notes – January 27, 2021 (m)

2021-02-01 #core Full Site Editing and Themes: where things are (u)

2021-02-01 #core What’s next in Gutenberg? (February 2021) (u)

January 2021

2021-01-28 #core-media Media Meeting Recap – January 28, 2021 (m)

2021-01-28 #themereview Themes Team Meeting Notes – January 26 (m)

2021-01-28 #core WordPress 5.6.1 RC1 (u)

2021-01-28 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 28 January 2021(m)

2021-01-27 #core-editor Editor chat summary: 27th January 2021 (m)

2021-01-26 #mobile Mobile Team Update – Jan 26th (u)


2021-01-23 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 21 January 2021 (m)

2021-01-22 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Jan 18, 2021 (u)

2021-01-21#core Big Picture Goals 2021 (u)

2021-01-21 #themereview Block-based Meeting Notes – January 20 (m)

2021-01-20 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg 9.8? (20 January) (u)


2021-01-15 #test FSE Program Template Editing Testing Summary (u)

2021-01-15 #docs Block Editor Handbook: restructuring project update (15 January) (u)

2021-01-15 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Jan 11, 2021 (u)

2021-01-14 #core-css CSS Chat Summary: 07 January 2021 (m)

2021-01-14 #core-editor Stale Issues in Gutenberg Repository (u)

2021-01-13 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 13 January 2021

2021-01-12 #core-editor Editor chat summary: Wednesday, 6 January 2021 (u)


2021-01-08 #core-editor Core Editor Improvement: Drag & Drop Blocks and Patterns from the Inserter (u)

2021-01-08 #themereview Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Jan 4, 2021 (u)

2021-01-07 #core-editor What’s new in Gutenberg? (6 January) 9.7 release (u)

2021-01-06 #core-editor What’s next in Gutenberg? (January 2021) (u)

2021-01-06 #themereview Block-based Meeting Notes — January 6 (m)


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  • We use universal date format in yyyy-mm-dd to indicate publication date.
  • Separators divide the list by weeks
  • This page started in January 2021. The index started in July 2020

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