WordPress Gutenberg Editor Course Material

Welcome to the WordPress Gutenberg Editor Crash Course. Here in this page you will find all the course material as well as additional course information.

Join the Slack channel:

You can join the Elmastudio Slack Workspace via the following link. The course channel name is #gutenberg-course-02 to follow is: Join Elmastudio on Slack

Live video meeting info:

We will have two live Zoom video meetings on each course day. Click on the meeting links below to join the meetings.

Meeting URL for Saturday, 26. January at 8pm CET (duration 40min): https://zoom.us/j/739510615
Meeting-ID: 739 510 615

Meeting URL am Sunday, 27. January at 8pm CE MEZ (duration 40min): https://zoom.us/j/327311866
Meeting-ID: 327 311 866

Video Material Course Day 1:

Contents Course Day 1:

01. Course Introduction (5:45min)
02. Why we need the Gutenberg updates (8:57min)
03. The Concept of Blocks (04:47min)
04. How to try out the new editor (4:48min)
05. How to deactivate the Gutenberg editor (7:58min)
06. The Editor Overview (19:29min)
07. Standard Blocks explained (37:42min)
08. How to transfer content in the new editor (7:44min)
09. The Twenty Nineteen theme & Gutenberg (9:27min)
10. Helpful Gutenberg resources (5:27min)
11. End of Course Day 1 (2:12min)

Helpful Links for Course Day 1:

A Local WordPress installation with MAMP (for Mac)
Install WordPress locally with XAMPP (for Windows)
– Local WordPress Installation with Local by Flywheel
WordPress Gutenberg Editor Live Demo
Classic Editor Plugin
Disable Gutenberg Plugin

Video Material Course Day 2:

Contents Course Day 2:

01. Day 2 Introduction (5:45min)
02. How to find Gutenberg-ready themes and plugins (7:08min)
03. Gutenberg-ready themes (23:44min)
04. Block plugins (25:42min)
05. Reusable Blocks (9:34min)
06. Custom Blocks (4:40min)
07. Wrap-up Course Day 2

Helpful Links for Course Day 2:

– Gutenberg-ready themes: Twenty Nineteen, CoBlocks, Atomic Blocks, Koji, Garfunkel, Lovecraft, Miyazaki
– Block plugins: Atomic Blocks, CoBocks, Block Gallery, Kadence Blocks, Maps Block, Stackable
Block Lab plugin
ACF Gutenberg Blocks plugin
WP Masters WordPress newsletter

I hope you have fun with the course so far. I will add two special video tutorials in the upcoming week. I will send out an email as soon as the extra material is available here on the course page.