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The primary focus of the team is to help theme authors transition to 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.-based themes.
This post summarizes the latest bi-weekly 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.-based Themes meeting (agenda, slack transcript). This meeting was held in the #themereviewSlackSlackSlack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 12:00 PM EDT and was moderated by @kjellr.
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/ Update
Gutenberg 8.4 has been released. This is the second-last release before WordPress 5.5. The full-site editor now includes an “export theme” option. This will download all of the block templates and template-parts that you’ve created or edited in the full-site editor. It’s really useful for creating block-based themes. This can eliminate a lot of copying and pasting when created block-based themes.
Issues for Comments
The following issues are open for comments. If you’re looking to contribute to the next generation of theme creation, this is a good place to provide input.
Issue 22759HTMLHTMLHTML is an acronym for Hyper Text Markup Language. It is a markup language that is used in the development of web pages and websites. output of all the full-site editing blocks (this is particularly useful for themes to cut down on CSSCSSCSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site.).
it is not clear how to include a template part in a template or if it is not templates and parts that are saved will be used if you switch themes.
how to create and edit templates needs to reflect the new export theme button. At should also note that it is recommend that you can edit things directly in the full-site editor.
include when exporting what to do with the post IDs that are created
the wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=wp_template screens, there should also be a note that those don’t reflect any templates that are bundled with the actual theme.
the the “Theme Blocks” section could list currently available FSEFSEShort for Full Site Editing, a project for the Gutenberg plugin and the editor where a full page layout is created using only blocks. blocks but this will need to be updated. Everyone working in #core-editor should be notified to make sure PRs involving blocks for block-based themes are tagged in the repo.