Block-based Theme Meeting Notes — July 15, 2020

Happened in #themereview, facilitated by @kjellr!

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. Roundup

Open Floor

  • Can we submit block-based themes to the themes directory yet?
    • The theme may not pass the themecheck due to experimental-theme.json but maybe an exception can be made?
    • May be good to allow Block-based themes in a little before 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. is merged in CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.. This is open to discussion.
  • There are some open PRs in theme-experiments that could use review: