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Are you ready for Gutenberg?

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This session will be a for WordPress site owners to prepare them for upcoming WordPress 5.0 release. We will discuss ways site admins can test their websites before Gutenberg drops in to make sure it will work smoothly after 5.0, like testing existing plugins with beta and similar.

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Are you ready for Gutenberg?

  1. 1. Are You Ready for Gutenberg? Hardeep Asrani
  2. 2. I’m Hardeep Asrani ➤ Pirate at ThemeIsle.com ➤ WordPress Plugin/Theme Developer ➤ Part of WordPress Theme Review & Support Team ➤ Part of KanpurFOSS Community
  3. 3. Are You Ready for Gutenberg?
  4. 4. Using any Plugins With _____ ? ➤ Custom Fields ➤ Meta Boxes ➤ TinyMCE Buttons ➤ XYZ on Editor?
  5. 5. Problem: Gutenberg Compatibility
  6. 6. Solution: Don’t Update. Problem Solved.
  7. 7. Thank You! @HardeepAsrani
  8. 8. Wait… That’s not the solution.
  9. 9. Avoiding won’t solve the problem.
  10. 10. It will just make it harder.
  11. 11. New features won’t stop coming.
  12. 12. Let’s get ready for Gutenberg!
  13. 13. Step 1: Try Gutenberg* * not on production
  14. 14. Step 2 :Test Your Theme & Plugins
  15. 15. Test Theme/Plugins On Sandbox ➤ Local by Flywheel ➤ http://poopy.life
  16. 16. Step 3. Check Gutenberg Plugin Compatibility https://plugincompat.danielbachhuber.com/
  17. 17. If they work… GREAT!
  18. 18. Else
  19. 19. Step 4. Contact theme/plugin author
  20. 20. Or
  21. 21. Step 5. Find alternatives
  22. 22. If you’re a theme/plugin author, get your projects ready for Gutenberg.
  23. 23. Step 6. Clone your site on staging server
  24. 24. After all that, is your site ready for Gutenberg?
  25. 25. If yes then you can finally update to 5.0.
  26. 26. WAIT!
  27. 27. Step 7. Backup your site before you update!
  28. 28. And welcome to WordPress 5.0
  29. 29. Still not ready?
  30. 30. Can’t update because XYZ theme/plugin not compatible?
  31. 31. Use Classic Editor until you’re ready: https://wordpress.org/plugins/classic-editor
  32. 32. Again, “until you’re ready.”
  33. 33. Resources: ➤ https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ ➤ https://matiasventura.com/post/gutenberg-or-the-ship-of-theseus/ ➤ https://wordpress.tv/2017/12/04/matt-mullenweg-state-of-the-word-2017/ ➤ https://wordpress.tv/2017/12/10/morten-rand-hendriksen-gutenberg-and- the-wordpress-of-tomorrow/
  34. 34. Any questions?
  35. 35. Thank You! @HardeepAsrani

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