Gutenberg posts aren’t HTML

In summary, a Gutenberg post is built upon an in-memory data structure which gets persisted somehow in an fully-isomorphic way. Right now that persistence is via a serialization/parser pair but could just as easily be replaced through a plugin to store the data structure as a JSON blob somewhere else. Find out details in this post. Read More »

ACF 5.8 – Introducing ACF Blocks for Gutenberg

Well, it hasn’t been easy, but we are delighted to announce that our ACF Blocks feature is starting to take shape! In fact, you can now take it for spin! ACF version 5.8.0-beta1 is now available for download and includes an early stage of our ACF Blocks feature to help you create custom block types without the fuss. Read More »

Do You Need to Know React as a WordPress (Gutenberg) Developer?

The new WordPress content editing system Gutenberg will be powering the WordPress post editor in WordPress 5.0. Gutenberg is a JavaScript-driven interface. Specifically, it is built using Facebook’s open-source user interface library “React”. This post explains a little bit about creating your own custom blocks for use in the Gutenberg editor using JavaScript. Read More »