If you’re still hesitant to use the WordPress block editor for building your sites, I want to highlight a site I just built with the Genesis Blocks plugin. My goal going into this was to use as few plugins as possible and build the site with the WordPress core block editor. The Software Stack Platform: WordPressTheme: Oasis by … [Read more...] about Building a Website with Genesis Blocks
WP Engine just announced the launch of a new plugin called, Genesis Custom Blocks, this is not to be confused with their page builder plugin, Genesis Pro. This new plugin is awesome! It will save you a ton of time when building custom blocks for the WordPress block editor, and allow you to reduce the number of plugins you need. This article … [Read more...] about Creating Custom Blocks for the WordPress Block Editor
In this article I want to show you what is possible with the default WordPress Block Editor and a few free plugins. The site I will be showing throughout this article was built without custom code and without spending any money on plugins. Where It Starts For Me Because I am not a designer, I usually have a hard time trying to take my ideas for … [Read more...] about Building Websites with the WordPress Block Editor
The easiest way to get started with a WordPress page builder, like Elementor, is to use existing templates. A template is a prebuilt page used for a specific page builder that can be imported and manipulated with, in this case, the Elementor page builder. Elementor has always provided several templates within their plugin, however, they are … [Read more...] about Easiest Way To Get Started With Elementor
In this article I want to provide you with a little bit of insight on each of these WordPress page builders so that you can know which is right for you and your projects. I'm going to avoid getting too technical in this article. It is important that you understand one or two technical aspects, but ultimately, this will come down to user … [Read more...] about WordPress Page Builders: Elementor or The Block Editor?