Custom Blocks Constructors

Custom Blocks Constructors

For coding custom blocks without using a plugin, please check other article

Block building without JavaScript: Testing ACF, Block Lab, and Lazy Blocks – WordPress Tavern

  • Lazy Blocks has very nice GUI
  • Carbon Fields
  • ACF Blocks
  • Block Lab is aquired by WP Engine (May 2021), so forget about it

Lazy Blocks

Is amazing free plugin with simple beautiful UI. Author is well regarded by me as they coded some nice plugins

Lazy Blocks – WordPress plugin | WordPress.org Woow: Complete sites: Templates – Lazy Blocks

Note: Blocks are grouped into categories, and the core ones are listed here

ACF?

Slow UI on admin Advanced Custom Fields: A Guide to Custom Fields and ACF Blocks | Delicious Brains

You can read more about Timber ACF WP Blocks on https://github.com/palmiak/timber-acf-wp-blocks
If you don’t use Timber try https://github.com/MWDelaney/sage-acf-wp-blocks or https://github.com/micropackage/block-loader
micropackage/block-loader: Automatic WordPress Gutenberg block loader based on template files
micropackage/acf-block-creator: ACF Block Creator - automatic Gutenberg block creation add-on for Advanced Custom Fields
palmiak/timber-acf-wp-blocks: Create Gutenberg blocks from Twig templates and ACF fields.

Carbon Fields?

Carbon Fields UI is built on React and therefore it’s fields are rendered on the client-side instantly. When looking things up in the Carbon Fields Source I had the feeling the project is not as actively maintained anymore.

date 22. May 2021 | modified 28. May 2021
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