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Pullquote Block

WordPress Block Editor – Pullquote Block

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


Pullquote Block – Description

The Pullquote block lets you emphasize text quotes visually with colors and styles.

Add pullquotes to your content with the Pullquote block.

How To Use The Pullquote Block

In this section, we’ll cover:

For more details on using blocks (e.g. how to move blocks around your content), see this tutorial: How To Use Blocks.

Adding A Pullquote Block

To add a Pullquote block to your content:

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 Pullquote block…

Add a Pullquote block to your content using the Add Block tool.

Or, select a Pullquote block using the Inserter tool in the Content Area.

Use the Inserter tool to insert a Pullquote block into your posts or pages.

Either of the above methods will add a Pullquote block to your content.

Pullquote block (no pullquote added).

After adding a Pullquote block to your content, you can type or paste in your pullquote and add a citation.

Pullquote block with added content.

After adding a pullquote to your content, you can:

How To Edit A Pullquote Block

To edit a Pullquote block:

Change the style and colors of your pullquote.

The Pullquote block lets you know if you choose a text and background color combination that may be hard for users to read.

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

How To Remove A Pullquote Block

To delete or remove a Pullquote block from your content:

Use the More Options menu to remove a Pullquote block from your content.


Pullquote Block Tools, Options & Settings

The Pullquote block includes tools, options, and settings for:

Pullquote Block Editor

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

Pullquote Block Settings

Pullquote block settings include:

Pullquote Block – Additional Info

The Pullquote block can be converted into the following block types:


Add pullquotes to your posts and pages using the Pullquote block.

Congratulations! Now you know how to use the WordPress content editor’s Pullquote block.

To learn how to use other blocks, go here: WordPress Block Editor – How To Use Blocks


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