AceBlocks: Gutenberg Blocks for WordPress

Description

AceBlocks is a Gutenberg compatible collection of simple and beautiful blocks for WordPress 5. Use AceBlocks to create custom icon cards, image blocks, testimonials, social icons, and more!

AceBlocks is under active development. We’re keeping up with the quick pace of Gutenberg’s newest features, so things can (read: will) change at any time!

AceBlocks currently includes the following blocks:

Block Type
Description

Testimonial
Inline quotes from your customers

Alert
Display important notices and errors

Icon Block
Show a message with an icon

Social Block
Link out to your top social profiles

Image Block
Display content with an image

For the latest updates, follow us!

Looking for a way to create your own block? Check out Ahmad Awais’ Create Guten Block

Installation

This plugin can be installed directly from your site. It requires the Gutenberg plugin until that gets merged into WordPress core in WordPress 5.

  1. Log in and navigate to Plugins → Add New.
  2. Type “AceBlocks” into the Search and hit Enter.
  3. Locate the AceBlocks plugin in the list of search results and click Install Now.
  4. Once installed, click the Activate link.

It can also be installed manually.

  1. Download the AceBlocks plugin from WordPress.org.
  2. Unzip the package and move to your plugins directory.
  3. Log into WordPress and navigate to the Plugins screen.
  4. Locate AceBlocks in the list and click the Activate link.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

This plugin can be installed directly from your site. It requires the Gutenberg plugin until that gets merged into WordPress core in WordPress 5.

  1. Log in and navigate to Plugins → Add New.
  2. Type “AceBlocks” into the Search and hit Enter.
  3. Locate the AceBlocks plugin in the list of search results and click Install Now.
  4. Once installed, click the Activate link.

It can also be installed manually.

  1. Download the AceBlocks plugin from WordPress.org.
  2. Unzip the package and move to your plugins directory.
  3. Log into WordPress and navigate to the Plugins screen.
  4. Locate AceBlocks in the list and click the Activate link.
Can AceBlocks be used with any theme?

Yes, you can use AceBlocks with any theme. Really!

Do I need Gutenberg to use AceBlocks?

Yes, you will need to install the Gutenberg plugin to use AceBlocks. Eventually, Gutenberg (the block editor) will be merged into WordPress and you won’t need the plugin.

When is Gutenberg going to be merged into core?

Gutenberg is scheduled to be merged into WordPress when version 5.0 becomes available. The release date is still tentative, so check back soon!

Reviews

Early, but awesome

Gutenberg is still changing their blocks a lot so I could see this plugin making changes to keep up. The icon block is awesome, you can use any icon from font-awesome in your block. Keep up the good work!

Read all 1 review

Contributors & Developers

“AceBlocks: Gutenberg Blocks for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • Initial release.