Provides new additional creative styles for your WordPress website native blocks in editor (Gutenberg). Simply activate the plugin and use newly available block styles (see “Frequently Asked Questions” for more info).
List of included block styles:
Display caption of gallery images below the image to create a portfolio-like appearance.
Enhanced Media & Text
Enable creative transition between media and text containers. Also, display the media on top for easy feature or service display.
Give your Image and Media & Text blocks interesting, unique look with brushstroke, flower, blob or oval shape.
Overlap various (container) blocks over content above or below. Or pull them left and right.
A modern bubble style is provided for Quote block.
Separate list items and latest posts with a border. Or display lists inline.
You can remove gaps between columns or gallery images. Also, a useful style to remove vertical gap from various blocks is provided.
Use this style with singular column which is not 100% wide. You can then align the column in columns container using these styles.
Make various blocks stand out applying a drop shadow style. Or push the Cover block background further to the back with inner shadow.
Hide a column, or stack columns and Media & Text on tablet screens (in portrait orientation).
New double line and zigzag separator styles are provided.
Apply wavy top and bottom edge for multiple blocks (props to CoBlocks plugin for inspiration).
Accessibility related styles
You can hide headings accessibly. They will still be accessible for assistive technology such as screen reader, but visually they’ll be hidden.
Got a suggestion?
- Unzip the plugin download file and upload
additional-block-stylesfolder into the
- Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.
- Plugin works immediately after activation by adding additional block styles into your WordPress block editor. And you can customize plugin options on Settings → Abs screen.
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How does it work?
Once you enable the plugin, it will do its magic automatically. The plugin adds new block styles for WordPress native blocks in editor (Gutenberg).
With block styles you can change block appearance with one click. Simply choose your preferred style from block options in sidebar on the page/post edit screen and you are done.
Are there any plugin options?
Yes, you can set several of plugin’s style properties and choose which block styles to enable on the Settings → Abs screen.
How to change shadow intensity?
You can set shadow properties in Settings → Abs → Shadows screen section.
How to change overlap size?
You can set overlap size in Settings → Abs → Overlapping screen section.
How to disable certain block styles?
You can toggle block styles in Settings → Abs → Toggle block styles screen section.
Are there any custom blocks?
No. This plugin only registers new block styles, which means it only provides CSS code to style blocks differently. There is no custom block included in this plugin.
Are there any custom enhancements to blocks?
No. Just new block styles.
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Contributors and Developers
“Abs – Additional block styles” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Please see the
changelog.md file for details.