Since WordPress 5.0 our developers have found themselves spending a lot of time enabling new Gutenberg features for older WordPress projects. In this post our WordPress Engineer Charlie describes WordPress development best practice on how you can quickly get your older WordPress websites ready for Gutenberg.
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We’ve been working with the new WordPress editor ‘Gutenberg’ for a while now and one of the key components to this has been the creation of a ‘boilerplate’ or ‘starter kit’ that helps our team to quickly create new WordPress Blocks.
WordPress 5.0 and the new block-based Gutenberg editor is finally being released today! (…that’s the 6th of December 2018). But how did we get here? How did we get to the release of this all-new revolutionary change to WordPress? Let’s take a quick look.
Gutenberg is the new editor experience from WordPress, and it is great! It lets you quickly build and reorder a page structure with using content ‘blocks’ rather than just standard text.
Are you ready for the most significant change to WordPress since, well, probably ever? If you upgraded to the latest WordPress 4.9.8 this week then you should have been presented with the “Try Gutenberg” prompt.
Today we’re announcing wp5.tips, a blog dedicated to everything WordPress Five-Point-Zero.
In this tutorial I will look at how you can create a custom control to extend the functionality of CMB2 (Custom Meta Boxes 2) by WebDevStudios.
The September WordPress Sheffield Meetup was one that we have been really looking forward to with our own Matt Watson speaking about Accessibility alongside first-time speaker Harriet Holman.
WordCamp Edinburgh 2017 will take place on 22-23 July in sunny Scotland and Make Do are sponsoring this fine WordCamp. £20 for a 2-day WordPress conference Sponsorship allows these events to keep ticket prices low and help open doors to WordPress-ers of any background and skill-set. Tickets are on sale now at just £20 for […]
This month, we provided the free pizza and drinks, and our wonderful hosts Sheffield Hallam University provided us with the space, and we settled in for a code clinic, or should I say ‘Lean Clinic’.
At the start of 2017 one of our favorite clients, the Fun Palaces team, released a report which detailed their growth and statistics for the past year.
After 6 years of independence the WordPress Sheffield meet up is now part of the official WordPress meetup listings on meetup.com.