Block Pattern Directory

The Block Pattern Directory is a resource for content creators who want to find more block patterns to use on their site to save time in creating content in unique layouts. Whether you’re looking for a beautiful way to present some images for your portfolio or a practical contact form section, the pattern directory has numerous options to pick from. It is available to content creators who have the ability to edit posts.

You can read more about block patterns here.

How to use the Block Directory 

How to search for patterns

  1. Navigate to wordpress.org/patterns.
  2. You can then use either the categories available to narrow down options or use the “Search patterns” box to search for a specific pattern.
Image showing the categories to select from and a search box to more specifically search for patterns.

How to use a pattern on your site

  1. After searching and finding a pattern you like, hover over the pattern and select “Copy”.
  2. It will then be saved to your clipboard.
  3. From there, return to your page or post and use the paste functionality to add the pattern into your content.
  4. You can then customize the pattern as you see fit.
Image of a pattern in the pattern directory with the copy button visible and highlighted with a red arrow.

If you’re logged into your WordPress.org account, you can also favorite items by selecting the heart icon.

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