Category: Thoughts

Creating blocks for the future

To me what many people misunderstand is that we are building WordPress as much for the next generation as we are for ourselves. If we don’t build something thats familiar, something that they feel comfortable using, we’re going to lose them. This reminds me of a story. I have this little buddy named Joseph. When […]

Let’s try to be a bit more creative

When I first heard about the block editor I was super excited. It felt like new life was being breathed into WordPress. I couldn’t wait to see what people would create. I waited and waited and in the end was super disappointed. It’s like we finally invented electricity but used it to power a fart […]

Underestimating the importance of choice

Sometimes I think we underestimate the importance of choice. This is especially true when it comes to blocks. Some people have the notion that there will come a point when we have enough blocks, where there is no reason to create new ones. A point when people should be satisfied with the block selection. However, […]