Gutenberg

 

@stompweb

What is

Gutenberg

What is

Gutenberg

  • New Editor for WordPress
  • Replaces the current "WYSIWYG" editor
  • Might actually be WYSIWYG 

Why is

Gutenberg

  • Competitors such as Squarespace
  • Modern development practices

When is

Gutenberg

WordPress  5.0

 

When is

WordPress 5.0

????????

 

 

WordPress 4.9.6 with GDPR features coming soon!

For Users

Gutenberg

  • Converts your existing posts to Gutenberg posts
  • Feature rich way to create articles
  • Easily create structured content e.g. recipes
  • Potentially full site customisation

For Designers

Gutenberg

  • Define structures instead of just designs
  • Design reusable blocks to keep consistency
  • Integrate more complex elements with media

For Developers

Gutenberg

  • Still uses the_content
  • Content is still stored in post_content field but with comments
  • Can create additional blocks
  • Can opt out on a post type by post type basis

FAQs

Gutenberg

  • Shortcodes will continue to work
  • Standard Meta-boxes will continue to work
  • Custom Post Types are supported

Transition

Gutenberg

Classic Editor restores the previous Edit Post screen 

 

https://wordpress.org/plugins/classic-editor/

Advanced Examples

Gutenberg

  • FAQs
  • Products

Contribute

Gutenberg

  • Users
  • Designers
  • Developers

 

https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg

 

Currently 667 issues :-|

Questions?

Gutenberg

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