Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda for February 5

Below is the agenda for the first Block-based Themes meeting. The goal of this initial meeting is to get everyone on the same page about early full-site editing work 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., so that we can understand how it may effect themes in the future.

Time: Wednesday, February 5th 2020, 16:00 UTC
Channel: #themereview


  • Welcome, review the meeting purpose
  • Overview of early 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 efforts in Gutenberg:
  • Questions on these topics
  • Propose topics for future meetings

There will be a period at the end of the meeting for folks to discuss how this meeting can be most useful. If you have any topics, demos, or questions you’d like to see discussed at a subsequent meeting, please share below!

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