Part 2: Personalized Site Design with Full Site Editing and Theme Blocks


Introduction

In this course, we are going to take our full site editing (FSE) skills to the next level. Full site editing empowers you to customize your entire site (not just posts and pages) with the familiar experience and extendability of blocks. This has been a big step forward as the user will have more control to customize the design of everything on your site.

In Part 1 of this course series, you learnt how to use block themes, block patterns and styles to create a personalized site design without coding. Let’s take the next step in our journey with FSE and explore some more features you could use to reach your desired outcomes.

Canvas of block patterns

Are you familiar with and feel confident using theme blocks? If you can’t confidently answer ‘yes’ to this question, this and the next course is for you. 


At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe what theme blocks are and how they can benefit the user.
  • Create a personalized site design using theme blocks.

Introducing WordPress 5.9

You are encouraged to use a test/sandbox site to apply your newly acquired knowledge and skills during this course.

Are you ready? Let’s go! Enrol in this course by signing in to your WordPress.org account (or creating a WordPress.org account for the first time) and then click on the “Take Course” button below.

Create your testing environment Intro to theme blocks Explore the Navigation block Keep exploring the Navigation block Editing the Navigation block Utilizing theme blocks The Query Loop block