There has been a lot of excitement surrounding Gutenberg, the new block-based WordPress editing experience. One of its most compelling features is the ability for developers to create their own custom block types. This opens up an endless array of possibilities for customization.
There’s just one little problem. Creating custom blocks is extremely complicated. How complicated? Well, even a simple testimonials block requires a massive amount of code.
.. We believe that ACF Blocks is one of the more important features ever added to our plugin. It levels the playing field and allows more developers to take advantage of Gutenberg’s key feature.
The plugin in question — the one we are going to go through is already published to the WordPress repository.
Please install the Testimonials Slider Block plugin to your local WordPress instance so that you have a feel for how the plugin works.
You can also fork or clone the project from GitHub.
After activating the plugin, you can go to your Gutenberg Editor and add a Testimonials Slider to your content: