Design Share: Oct 24-Nov 4

Hi, all! Here are a few projects the Design Team has contributed to over the past couple of weeks.

Custom CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site.

Exploring the Add the ability to add custom CSS through Global Styles, or in Group blocks.

Sticky groups

Explorations on the ability to make a group block sticky.

Move document information and outline to list view panel

Added an illustration for the empty state of the outline list that is now inside the list view panel. PR

Push local blockBlock Block 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. styles

Exploring ideas for a functionality that would allow users to extend the local styles of a block to all the other blocks of the same type. Design file and issue on GitHub.

Import, export, copy styles without switching themes

Exploring the ability to import, export, or switch to styles from a theme that’s installed but isn’t your currently active theme.

Copy and Paste Block Styles

Exploring a feature for copying and pasting styles between blocks. Design file and issue on GitHub.

Colorisation of synced blocks

A long-time requested feature! PR 45473 is putting the finishing touches on designs to highlight globally synced blocks like Template Parts and Reusable Blocks in the UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing..


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