Block: Image


Welcome to image alignment! If you recognize this post, it is because these are blocks that have been converted from the classic Markup: Image Alignment post. The best way to demonstrate the ebb and flow of the various image positioning options is to nestle them snuggly among an ocean of words. Grab a paddle and [...]

Block: Button


Button blocks are not semantically buttons, but links inside a styled div.  If you do not add a link, a link tag without an anchor will be used. Left aligned Check to make sure that the text wraps correctly when the button has more than one line of text, and when it is extra long. [...]

Block: Cover


This is a left aligned cover block with a background image. The cover block lets you add text on top of images or videos. This blocktype has several alignment options, and you can also align or center the text inside the block. The background image can be fixed and you can change its opacity and [...]

Block: Columns


This page tests how the theme displays the columns block. The first block tests a two column block with paragraphs. This is the second column. It should align next to the first column. Reduce the browser window width to test the responsiveness. This is the second column block. It has 3 columns. Paragraph 2 is [...]

Block: Gallery


Gallery blocks have two settings: the number of columns, and whether or not images should be cropped. The default number of columns is three, and the maximum number of columns is eight. Below is a three column gallery at full width, with cropped images. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Donec mollis. Quisque [...]

Block: Quote


The quote block has two styles, regular: Gutenberg is more than an editor.The Gutenberg Team and large: Yes, it is a press, certainly, but a press from which shall flow in inexhaustible streams, the most abundant and most marvelous liquor that has ever flowed to relieve the thirst of men! Through it, God will spread His [...]

Block category: Common


The Common category includes the following blocks: Paragraph, image, headings, list, gallery, quote, audio, cover, video. The paragraph block is the default block type.  It should not have any alignment of any kind. It should just flow like you would normally expect. Nothing fancy. Just straight up text, free flowing, with love. This paragraph is [...]

Block category: Embeds


This post tests various embed blocks: https://twitter.com/WordPress/status/1057136472321613824 Twitter,  wide width https://youtu.be/ex8fMxXJDJw YouTube https://www.facebook.com/6427302910/posts/10156380423617911/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BpmueLLgEn_/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=1hcxphic7p9e2 https://wordpress.tv/2018/10/14/kjell-reigstad-allan-cole-how-we-made-our-first-gutenberg-powered-theme/ WordPress TV, full width

Block category: Widgets


This is a shortcode widget. The Archive Widget: The same Archive widget but as a dropdown: The Category widget block has an additional option for showing category hierarchies: The Latest Comments widget can display or hide the avatars, the date, and the comment excerpt: Here is an example of the Comments widget with all the [...]

Block category: Layout Elements


The Layout Elements category includes the following blocks: Button, Columns, Media & Text, separator, spacer, read more, and page break. The button The read more block should be right below this text, but only on list pages of themes that show the full content. It won't show on the single page or on themes showing [...]

Block category: Formatting


The formatting category includes the following blocks: The code block <?php echo 'Hello World'; ?> The classic block The custom HTML block The preformatted block.The Road Not TakenRobert Frost Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,And sorry I could not travel both (_/) And be one traveler, long I stood (='.'=) And looked down one [...]