What do you Expect from the new Cosmic Block plugin for WordPress 5.0?by Nicki Jenns Solo Traveler
To curb with some pretty major changes, WordPress 5.0 along with new Cosmic WordPress plugin is kicking “incremental”. The aforementioned block based editor is what the biggest one is.
To how a platform handles releases WordPress 5.0 also marks a change. On getting two major WordPress release per year with plenty of mini-updates in the meantime is what it used to be the case that you could count on.
The WordPress platform will not be able to take more significant leaps and we will not get updates that feel as though they lack in meaningful content is what the idea is in removing the pressure of predetermined deadlines.
The following are some of the significant features which we are going to see with Cosmic WordPress plugin for WordPress 5.0:
· The main focus of Cosmic Plugin is a more intuitive site building experience. In terms of market share, WordPress already leads the pack. The core team of Cosmic Plugin aims to keep a hold on that market share against the rise of hosted website builders by improving WordPress’s site-building functionality.
· Adding some improvements to the WordPress Rest API. To create more feature-rich products by making it easier to send and pull data from your website is what the WordPress Rest API developers helps the developers in. Through the use of Cosmic Plugin the developers will be able to more easily create applications using a platform as a framework.
· Creation custom themes now become easier. You required at least a simple development background to put together a WordPress theme in the past. With Cosmic Plugin, theme creation now becomes more accessible.
· Loss of relevance for page builder plugins. With WordPress, there are a lot of fantastic page-builder tools which you can use. With Cosmic Plugin you get to create great content blocks which were missing from the earlier versions of WordPress.
How Cosmic Blocks work?
You are now going to get acquainted with a whole new editing experience with Cosmic WordPress Plugin.
You need not settle for whatever set of features Gutenberg comes with. This Cosmic Plugin delivers some cool goodies while working with Gutenberg. As they are the additional content blocks.
You now have your own plugin included services, prices, testimonials, Google Maps, Sharing icons, Pie Chart, Notice, Click to Tweet and more.
Cosmic also brings important changes to a lot of your favorite plugins and themes aside from your own editing experience. You will now be able to witness a lot of Gutenberg-friendly themese which will be designed to take advantage of all the new features which the editor offers.
You can add Cosmic plugins as one of your favorite ones. Whether that is to add new functionality or include the shortcodes a lot of plugins interacts with the WordPress editor directly. The Cosmic plugins are compatible with Gutenberg. It is true to say that years from now it might even be common to find them only supporting Gutenberg.
A word of note: since it is the biggest change which is applied in WordPress 5.0 as you ought to get familiar with the basics of how to work with the new block-based content editor.
You can also make the things easier on yourself by checking out the handy cheat sheet for WordPress 5.0 which we have over here even though the editor is very straightforward. As a quick reference file by your desk there is even a printable version that can serves as this.
Created on Feb 12th 2019 07:48. Viewed 66 times.