PublishPress Blocks

Gutenberg is good, and with PublishPress Blocks, it’s great! PublishPress Blocks has everything you need to build professional websites with WordPress. The blocks include layout options, sliders, buttons, icons, image galleries, maps, tabs, testimonials, accordions, and much more.v

The “Advanced Gutenberg” Plugin is Now “PublishPress Blocks”

In the middle of 2020, we acquired a plugin called “Advanced Gutenberg”. It is a plugin that adds over 20 extra blocks to the Gutenberg interface, along with custom layouts, CSS styles, and permissions for blocks. This week, we renamed the plugin to “PublishPress Blocks”. There’s a couple of reasons for this change:

Gutenberg and Elementor are Growing. Pagebuilders are Shrinking.

When Gutenberg launched in 2018, it inspired a lot of discussion around the future of pagebuilder plugins. At that time, many WordPress users were installing pagebuilders because they wanted to use blocks and a drag-and-drop approach to site-building. Gutenberg was clearly a response to user demand. So, more than two years after Gutenberg arrived, how…

How to Create an Image Slider with Gutenberg and PublishPress Blocks

The Advanced Slider block in PublishPress Blocks lets you create image sliders (carousels) to present them on posts, pages, or even custom post types on your WordPress site. After finishing this tutorial, you will be able to insert an image slider in the Gutenberg editor, and configure all its settings. Let’s start!

How to Add a Summary / Table of Contents Block in Gutenberg

If the posts in your site have multiple text sections and multiple headings, it makes sense to have a table of contents detailing the structure of your information. This makes it easy to navigate through the post with the help of a navigation menu. The Summary Block in PublishPress Blocks provides this functionality through a…

Show a WordPress Video in a Lightbox with Gutenberg and PublishPress Blocks

Inserting a YouTube or Vimeo video in your WordPress site is easier with Gutenberg than it was with the old Classic Editor. Videos are always useful in a web site. They provide trust in your content, and with the right design approach, they also are an essential part of the user interface and user experience…