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Button Block

WordPress Gutenberg Blocks – Button

This tutorial is part of our WordPress Gutenberg: The Ultimate Guide For Non-Technical WordPress Users series.


Button Block Description

The Button Block lets you add a custom button to prompt users and visitors to take a desired action.

(Add Buttons to WordPress using the Button Block)

How To Use The Button Block

To add a Button Block:

Let’s go through the above steps:

First, create a new post or page or open an existing post or page and either:

Click on the ‘Add Block’ tool and select a ‘Button’ block …

(‘Add Block’ Tool – Add Button Block)

Or, select a Button Block in the Content Area

(Add a Button Block from the Content Area)

After adding a Button Block, you can:

(Add your button text and a hyperlink)

How To Edit A Button Block

To edit a Button Block:

You can change the alignment of your button in your content …

(Edit button alignment)

You can also edit your button styles and colors …

(Edit button styles and colors)

Remember to update and publish your post or page to save your settings.

How To Remove A Button Block

To delete or remove a button block:

(Remove a Button Block)

Additionally …

Button Block Tools, Options & Settings

The Button Block includes tools, options, and settings for:

Button Block Editor

(Button Block Editor)

The Button Block Editor includes tools that let you perform the following operations:

(Button Block Editor)

Button Block Settings

(Button Block Settings)

Button Block settings include:

(Button Block Settings)

Button Block – Additional Info

The Button Block cannot be converted into other block types.

(Change Block Type – Button Block)



Installing plugins or themes on your site may add new functionality, options, or settings to Button Blocks.


Congratulations! Now you know how to use the WordPress Gutenberg content editor Button Block.


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