Block Pattern Directory ideas and discussion


Block Patterns were introduced in WordPress core in version 5.5 (May 2020) as a way to register predefined blocks in themes and plugins. Once registered on a site, these block patterns can easily be inserted into the block editor and then configured by the content creator. Block Patterns help people to add complex block-based layouts to a site in a consistent way.


Could this feature, the ability to insert community-sourced block patterns into posts from inside the edit screen, help end users unlock the power of the block editor?

A Few Ideas: The Block Pattern Directory could be similar

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