Selecting a layout pattern when creating a template in the Site Editor
Based on other work around block patterns I have been exploring ways we might expose layout patterns to users when creating templates from scratch. Discussion on github here.
Suggesting patterns when inserting blocks – revisited
This post contains an iteration on a concept shared earlier in the week – suggesting patterns to users when they insert a block. Based on feedback, this version separates the controls from the block toolbar, de-emphasises the pattern name, and bakes the pattern grid into the block canvas rather than utilising a popover. Follow along on…
Suggesting patterns when inserting blocks
Inserting a block is one of the most common tasks that occurs in the block editor. It is however currently a rather sterile experience. You insert an image, you see an image. That is all fair and well, but with block patterns there’s an opportunity to inspire authors to create more elaborate designs in their…