PublishPress Blocks Configuration and Blocks Settings

This guide is an overview to the “Configuration” screen inside the PublishPress Blocks plugin.


  • Enable block access: Enable block access to deactivate blocks by user role.
  • Enable custom styles: Enable custom CSS classes to easily manage and apply to your blocks.
  • Enable PublishPress Blocks: If disabled, no PublishPress Blocks will be available.
  • Enable core blocks features (Pro): Add Pro features to paragraph and heading blocks such as Google Font support. Click here for more details.
  • Display PublishPress branding (Pro): Display PublishPress logo and links in the footer of the admin pages.
  • Open galleries in lightbox: This will modify the default “Gallery” block in WordPress, and add a lightbox display to the images. Click here for more details.
  • Image caption: This feature will automatically show captions for your images in lightboxes. Click here for more details.
  • Remove Autop:┬áRemove the WordPress function autop, used to prevent unwanted paragraphs being added in some blocks.
  • Google API Key: This API key is required to use the Map Block.
PublishPress Blocks Settings

Blocks Settings

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You can also find PublishPress Blocks Settings at the top right corner of your Editor, next to the Settings icon.

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