Author: Nick Hamze

You meme?

I know, WordPress is suppose to be for real writers, for businesses, for serious people. It’s used to write thoughtful essays or showcase nature scenes. I say, WordPress can be used for whatever you want. I think WordPress should be fun. That’s why I created Meme Me. With Meme Me you can turn your boring […]

Helping out with Ruby Text

I’m happy to announce a new plugin launch today, the first collaboration between Daniel Post and block garden. This plugin has an interesting back story. I’m a little bit of a weirdo so I start every day by looking at the GitHub issues for Gutenberg. On the 25th of January I came across this issue. […]

January 2020 Recap

January was a pretty good month here at Block Garden. Here’s a little recap: 25 blog posts written 8 plugins added to the WP.org repo Created blocks with 5 different developers I’m pretty happy with how the month turned out and I hope to do even more in February. Stay connected Email Address Subscribe

Bringing back an old friend

This week we relaunched the first block me and JR ever created together, Guidepost. It was the first block where I went, damn this is cool. Where I saw the potential for the new block editor to make WordPress do things it had never done before. Guidepost had been neglected and broken for a while […]

Adding emoji has never been easier

I usually go through the list of block aware plugins a couple times a week. My biggest pet peeve is block duplication. I want to make sure that what I’m building hasn’t been done before. Last week I came across Emoji Autocomplete Gutenberg (terrible name but cool plugin). I really liked how easy it made […]

Support group for block builders

My block release cycle is almost over. This is the point in the process where I question all my life choices. The block is done, I brought one of my ideas to life, yay. Then it sets in that I have no way to let people know about my blocks and it will likely never […]