Reusable blocks have become more difficult to use, not easier.
It’s now incredibly hard to select a reusable block and move it around a page as one unit. When you insert a reusable block with 5.7, you can now select individual elements of it without clicking “edit reusable block” like before 5.7. But it is so hard to select the whole block because of this. The “select parent” icon hardly ever shows (I don’t know why WordPress insist on having these icons as ones that pop-up instead of consistently being on the top toolbar, because they often do not appear).
On top of this, the new way reusable blocks save when you save a page is prone to errors. With the old setup, you chose if you wanted to edit a block and then save over the reusable block it came from or create a new one. Now, unless you remember to UNTICK the save option, it will overwrite all previous instances of that reusable block. That is absolutely NOT useful. You often make changes to a reusable block for that specific page, and don’t want to overwrite other instances of it that are on other pages. The default should be unticked, or, ideally, go back to the old way of handling reusable blocks.
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