New block variation APIs in 5.7

New block variation APIs in 5.7

Author: WordPress.org

Date: February 22, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

New isActive property

BlockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. variation settings can now include a new isActive property. This optional property is a function that is used by the block editor to determine what variation a given block is. This means that block editor UIUI User interface such as BlockCard can display the block


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