Gutenberg + Themes: Week of October 25th, 2021

Author: WordPress.org

Date: November 1, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Themes

Hello! This is the 70th weekly roundup of theme-related discussions, fixes, and developments in Gutenberg.

As always, please weigh in on the tickets below — your feedback is crucial and appreciated. Apologies for the delaying in posting.

Active Issues / Discussions & PRs

Themes: Series of bugs and shortcomings faced during 5.9 go/no go prep #35662Themes: [Block Themes] Consider an FSE-compatible approach to starter content #35680Themes: [Quote, Pullquote Blocks] Allow theme.json customizations of the citation fields #35735Themes: CSS Custom Properties on BODY lead to DOM inheritance issues #35840Themes: Allow themes to opt-in to font-smoothing via theme.json #35934 FSE: Add outer padding support

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