Gutenberg + Themes: Week of May 3, 2021

Hello! This is the 47nd weekly roundup of theme-related discussions, fixes, and developments in 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/.  

Please weigh in on the tickets below — your feedback is crucial and appreciated.

Issues / Discussions & PRs

  • FSEFSE Short for Full Site Editing, a project for the Gutenberg plugin and the editor where a full page layout is created using only blocks.: Theme.jsonJSON JSON, or JavaScript Object Notation, is a minimal, readable format for structuring data. It is used primarily to transmit data between a server and web application, as an alternative to XML. configurations with styles not expressed in a 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.’s block.json breaks FSE #31560
  • FSE: Add a filterFilter Filters are one of the two types of Hooks https://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Hooks. They provide a way for functions to modify data of other functions. They are the counterpart to Actions. Unlike Actions, filters are meant to work in an isolated manner, and should never have side effects such as affecting global variables and output. to determine whether a theme should use the Site Editor #31235
  • Themes: Presets used in patterns: register them as user presets? #31124
  • Themes: Substitute CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site. Custom Property by the mechanism used in layout and duotone #31488
  • Themes: Update the create a block theme tutorial #31269
  • Themes: Optionally, rendering classic navigation data source in Navigation Block #30852

Merged/Fixed

  • FSE: Show more Settings in Block Toolbar in Site Editor #31286
  • FSE: Fix template loading order for child themes when no explicit template exists #31336
  • FSE: Iframeiframe iFrame is an acronym for an inline frame. An iFrame is used inside a webpage to load another HTML document and render it. This HTML document may also contain JavaScript and/or CSS which is loaded at the time when iframe tag is parsed by the user’s browser. the template editor #31375
  • FSE: Post Content: Prevent infinite recursion #31455
  • FSE: Unify the post tags and post categories block under a unique post terms block. #31458
  • FSE: Block Library: Stabilize some theme blocks for WP 5.8 release #31423
  • FSE & Themes: Split theme.css styles loading #31239
  • Themes: Fix for template order logic bug introduced in 10.5 #31478
  • Themes: Fix: Allow post comment button to inherit button & global styles automatically #31338

General Resources:

Thanks @allancole for compiling this week’s summary. Please comment if there’s something you’d like to highlight 🙂

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Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda: May 5, 2021

Below is the agenda for this week’s Block-based Themes meeting.

Time: Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 10:00 AM EST

Channel: #themereview

Agenda

  • 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.-based theme updates in 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/
  • TT1 Blocks update
  • Continued discussion: Bridging the gap between existing themes and block-based themes
  • Open Floor / Q&A

Please comment if you have any additional topics you’d like to see discussed!

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Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 26, 2021

Hello! This is the 47nd weekly roundup of theme-related discussions, fixes, and developments in 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/.  

Please weigh in on the tickets below — your feedback is crucial and appreciated.

Issues / Discussions & PRs

  • FSEFSE Short for Full Site Editing, a project for the Gutenberg plugin and the editor where a full page layout is created using only blocks.: Featured ImageFeatured image A featured image is the main image used on your blog archive page and is pulled when the post or page is shared on social media. The image can be used to display in widget areas on your site or in a summary list of posts. 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. needs size settings 31323
  • FSE: Inconsistent Pattern Insertion between Page Editor and Site Editor 31251
  • FSE: Post Title: deleting the block crashes the parent group block 31115
  • FSE: opening templates and template parts for post listing 31114
  • FSE: Page template: Show template parts 31090
  • FSE: Split theme.css styles loading 31239
  • FSE: Add disable FSE theme support flag 30760
  • FSE: Fix template loading order for child themes when no explicit template exists 31336
  • Themes: Presets used in patterns: register them as user presets? 31124
  • Themes: Fix: Allow post comment button to inherit button & global styles automatically 31338
  • Themes: (Optionally) rendering classic navigation data source in Navigation Block 30852

Merged/Fixed

  • FSE: Template part – add patterns placeholder selection. 31155
  • FSE: A11yAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility): Constrain tabbing inside them multi-entity save panel 31136
  • FSE: Verify if php template exists for a hybrid/universal theme with a block-based parent 31123
  • FSE: Add a StyleProvider to support CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site.-in-JS components inside iframes. 31010
  • Themes: Only split block styles loading for block themes 31309
  • Themes: [Fix] Inlined coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. block styles should not override user-added inline styles 31268
  • Hook maybe_inline_styles in the footer 31072

Overview Issues:

  • FSE: Page template: Overview/enhancements 31097

General Resources:

Thanks @pbking and @kjellr for your help with this week’s summary. Please comment if there’s something you’d like to highlight 🙂

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Gutenberg + Themes: Week of Apr 19, 2021

Hello! This is the 46th weekly roundup of theme-related discussions, fixes, and developments in 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/.  

Please weigh in on the tickets below — your feedback is crucial and appreciated.

Issues / Discussions & PRs

  • FSEFSE Short for Full Site Editing, a project for the Gutenberg plugin and the editor where a full page layout is created using only blocks.: Verify if php template exists for a hybrid/universal theme with a 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.-based parent 31123
  • Presets used in patterns: register them as user presets? 31124
  • (Optionally) rendering classic navigation data source in Navigation Block 30852
  • FSE: Add Disable FSE support flag. 30760
  • FSE: New milestone — Full Site Editing Gradual Adoption 30662
  • FSE: Finalizing the name and menu item placement proposal 29630
  • FSE Blocks: Add wrapper and align options to the Query block. 30804

Merged/Fixed

  • Hook maybe_inline_styles in the footer 31072
  • Global Styles: Make the config resilient to changes to safecss_filter_attr() 30888
  • Template part block – fix PHPPHP PHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML. http://php.net/manual/en/intro-whatis.php. notice for placeholder block. 30928

General Resources:

Thanks to @pbking for compiling this week’s update. Please comment if there’s something else you’d like to highlight! 🙂

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