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Common Gutenberg Questions Answered (WordPress FAQ)

WPBeginner has been helping users learn WordPress for nearly a decade. Over these years, we’ve published thousands of tutorials to help you successfully create a WordPress site and grow your business. Over a month ago, WordPress 5.0 was released with a new content editor called Gutenberg. Since then, we’ve been receiving a lot of questions […]

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Gutenberg vs WordPress Page Builders – What’s the Real Difference?

As more users upgrade to WordPress 5.0, we’ve been asked several times if the new WordPress block editor, Gutenberg, is meant to be a replacement for drag and drop WordPress page builder plugins. The new WordPress block editor is quite powerful and allows you to build beautiful content layouts. However, it’s no match for the […]

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Cover Image vs. Featured Image in WordPress Block Editor

WordPress 5.0 was released with the brand new Gutenberg block editor and a host of cool features. One of them is the Cover block, which lets you add cover images to your posts and pages. This feature has confused some users because it may seem similar to the Featured Image option which has been in […]

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How to Import / Export Your WordPress Gutenberg Blocks

Did you know that the new WordPress block editor aka Gutenberg allows you to save your custom content blocks and export them to use on your other WordPress sites. This little-known feature is extremely useful and can you save you a lot of time specially if you’re building websites for clients. In this article, we’ll […]

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How to Test Your Site for Updating to Gutenberg (WordPress 5.0)

Are you excited to use the new WordPress Gutenberg editor? Officially launched with WordPress 5.0, Gutenberg is the new default content editor for WordPress that allows you create visually stunning content using blocks. The challenge is that some themes and plugins may not properly support Gutenberg, so updating your website can cause unexpected issues. In […]

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How to Translate Your Gutenberg Content Using WPML

If you really want to grow your website’s audience, translating your content is a smart move. This enables you to attract visitors from all across the globe. However, with the recent changes to WordPress’ editor, you may be wondering whether it’s still possible (or easy) to translate your posts and pages into other languages. Fortunately, […]

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Gutenberg Block Editor vs Elementor vs Divi Builder: A Comparison

With the release of the new block editor in WordPress 5.0 (aka Gutenberg), you may be questioning whether it will replace plugins that provide similar visual content building functionality. That is, when it comes to the Gutenberg block editor vs Elementor vs Divi Builder, how do the tools compare and which one is right for […]

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How to Update to WordPress 5.0: A Checklist

WordPress 5.0 just landed with a new post and page editor called Gutenberg. Because WordPress 5.0 is a major version release, you’ll want to have a proper update checklist in place so the update goes smoothly. In this post, we cover how to update to WordPress 5.0 with a quick checklist. Most sites should update […]

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Should you update to WordPress 5.0?

WordPress 5.0 is coming out December 6th, or, as I’m writing this, the day after tomorrow. This came as a surprise to us, as this release date has only been communicated to the community today. Given this short notice, we thought it would be wise to give you advice on what you should do. Note that […]

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WordPress 5.0: What the new block editor means for WooCommerce

WordPress 5.0 will introduce the new block editor to WordPress. Through a complete revamping and modernization of the WordPress content-editing experience, content will be created as a series of blocks in a brand new interface. For WooCommerce store owners and developers, it’s the start of an exciting process that will make large parts of the admin interface easier-to-use, […]