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Hey all! Now that we’re in the second half of the year, design reviews and feedback are extremely crucial to help keep development moving.
Widgets to blocks
Looking back on the list of issues that stemmed from a design review regarding the blockBlockBlock is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. areas screen and CustomizerCustomizerTool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings., it’s great to see these getting attention. If you haven’t had the opportunity to test the new widgets screen in wp-admin, please do! GutenbergGutenbergThe 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/ 6.2 reveals this screen in the pluginPluginA plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party’s menu.
In Gutenberg 6.3, a new Experiments setting page is being introduced which will offer the ability to turn on/off the new widgets/block areas screen.