A Gutenberg MultiSelect component

Hey all, thought I’d do a quick write up on this one. This is a little adaptation of the FormTokenField found in Gutenberg core. Working on the Custom Layouts plugin, I needed a multiselect for it’s layout block and editor options. There are some cool controls already in Gutenberg for selecting a page, or choosing […]

Creating the Custom Layouts plugin

So I thought I’d write a post about a project I’ve been working on, a new plugin – Custom Layouts. The plugin offers some familiar features that you’ve seen before, packaged in themes or available in a myriad of plugins free and paid for.. that is:

The ability to display posts or products, in a list or grid…

Interacting with Gutenberg’s RichText Component

…by inserting a shortcode (using a button). As of the latest WordPress update we all now know about the Gutenberg editor, and whether you love or hate it, it’s here to stay. But, as it’s so new, it means the APIs are still being worked on – which (naturally) means some things are just not […]

Designs & Code will be no more… Long live Code Amp

Hey all, thought I’d kick off the site with this quick post. A bit of info on what is going on around Designs & Code and Code Amp (short version: we’ve changed name). Essentially, Designs & Code was supposed to be the digital home of the 2 WordPress Plugins I develop. Over time things have changed, […]