Adding Latest WordPress Posts in the Gutenberg Editor

With the new Block Editor actually looking to replace WordPress default widget capabilities, you can now list your latest WordPress posts with excerpts on your pages and posts without using a plugin, or having to only place them in a widget area. Step 1: Select any...
Adding a Quote in Gutenberg- WordPress 5.0

Adding a Quote in Gutenberg- WordPress 5.0

A quote block allows you to give quoted text visual emphasis.  This is a great way to show visual difference in your content and make reading more interesting. Step 1- Hover your mouse over the Add Block icon (the plus sign in the upper left hand corner within the...
Adding a Heading to Gutenberg – WordPress 5.0

Adding a Heading to Gutenberg – WordPress 5.0

Step 1- Hover your mouse over the Add Block icon (the plus sign in the upper left hand corner within the Gutenberg editor). Scroll to Common Blocks. Select Heading. Choosing the Heading Block from the Common Blocks Setting Step 2 -A heading block with appear. Enter...
Adding HTML to Gutenberg – WordPress 5.0

Adding HTML to Gutenberg – WordPress 5.0

A custom HTML block allows you to add HTML to Gutenberg and preview it as you edit.  Those who have used the classic editor should remember the ‘text’ tab.  This essentially recreates this as a block. Step 1 – Hover your mouse over the Add Block icon...
Adding the Latest Posts Block to Gutenberg- WordPress 5.0

Adding the Latest Posts Block to Gutenberg- WordPress 5.0

Adding the latest posts block to Gutenberg allows you to display a list of your most recent posts.  This effectively replaces the Recent Posts Widget. Step 1- Hover your mouse over the Add Block icon (the plus sign in the upper left hand corner within the Gutenberg...

Adding a List Block to Gutenberg WordPress 5.0

List Blocks allows you to add numbered and bulleted lists to your pages.  This is a handy block that helps make your content a little more readable. Step 1- Hover your mouse over the Add Block icon (the plus sign in the upper left hand corner within the Gutenberg...