Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda: Mar 17, 2021

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

Time: Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 11:00 AM EDT

Channel: #themereview


  • 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.
  • TT1 Blocks update
  • Potential changes to 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. for styling Elements.
  • Block Supports and the relationship with theme.json
  • Global Spacing Variable Discussion
  • Open Floor / Q&A

@pbking will be facilitating this week’s meeting. Please comment if you have any additional topics you’d like to see discussed! #agenda #meeting