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Drop it


Drop it allows one-click inserts/uploads of photos among the thousands of photos available on without leaving the Gutenberg editor.


  • One click image inserts from or
  • One click image uploads from
  • Search available photos/GIFs
  • More sources to come…

How can I contribute?

This plugin is being worked on in GitHub


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November 6, 2019
please keep on plugin development. I really like the style how it works together with gutenberg
June 7, 2019
its nice to drop images in posts, however we need a better integration into standard blocks. e.g. drop it into a gallery, or "media with text" block
October 10, 2018
The best image plugin ever! You saved so much time and work for me! Thank you!
June 25, 2018
Thank you @youknowriad for this very useful plugin that also demonstrates how we can save even more time using the Gutenberg editor's custom sidebar feature. Bravo !
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Contributors & Developers

“Drop it” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Change log


  • Gutenberg 3.5 compatibility
  • Update npm dependencies


  • Use unsplash photos as featured images


  • Adding Giphy Support


  • Adding the pinning support (custom icon)


  • Initial release