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Archives Block

WordPress Gutenberg Blocks – Archives

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


Archives Block Description

The Archives Block lets you insert an Archives widget into your content to display a monthly archive of your posts.

(Add archives to WordPress using the Archives Block)

How To Use The Archives Block

To add an Archives 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 an ‘Archives’ block …

(‘Add Block’ Tool – Add Archives Block)

Or, select an Archives Block in the Content Area

(Add an Archives Block from the Content Area)

After adding an Archives Block, you can:

How To Edit An Archives Block

To edit an Archives Block:

Change block alignment …

(Archives Block – Edit block alignment)

Edit Archives Block settings …

(Edit Archives Block settings)

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

How To Remove An Archives Block

To delete or remove an Archives Block:

(Remove an Archives Block)

Additionally …

Archives Block Tools, Options & Settings

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

Archives Block Editor

(Archives Block Editor)

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

(Archives Block Editor)

Archives Block Settings

(Archives Block Settings)

Archives Block settings include:

(Archives Block Settings)

Archives Block – Additional Info


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


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