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Latest Posts Block

WordPress Gutenberg Blocks – Latest Posts

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


Latest Posts Block Description

The Latest Posts Block displays a list of your site’s most recent posts.

(Display your latest posts on WordPress using the Latest Posts Block)

How To Use The Latest Posts Block

To add a Latest Posts 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 ‘Latest Posts’ block …

(‘Add Block’ Tool – Add Latest Posts Block)

Or, select a Latest Posts Block in the Content Area

(Add a Latest Posts Block from the Content Area)

After adding a Latest Posts Block, you can:

How To Edit A Latest Posts Block

To edit a Latest Posts Block:

You can change the alignment of the block …

(Edit a Latest Posts Block)

You can also configure your Latest Post Settings …

(Latest Posts Block Settings)

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

How To Remove A Latest Posts Block

To delete or remove a latest-posts block:

(Remove a Latest Posts Block)

Additionally …

Latest Posts Block Tools, Options & Settings

The Latest Posts Block includes tools, options, and settings for:

Latest Posts Block Editor

(Latest Posts Block Editor)

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

(Latest Posts Block Editor)

Latest Posts Block Settings

(Latest Posts Block Settings)

Latest Posts Block settings include:

(Latest Posts Block Settings)

Latest Posts Block – Additional Info


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


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