Kadence Blocks – Gutenberg Blocks for Page Builder Features

Custom Blocks for for Gutenberg to help extend the editing capabilities.

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This plugin adds custom blocks and options to extend Gutenberg’s editing capabilities so you can create custom layouts and more engaging content. This plugin is meant to be a toolkit that makes the WordPress block editor capable of creating content usually only possible through popular page builder plugins. For example, with the Kadence Row Layout Block you can better control columns for different screen sizes plus it gives you full row editing tools like padding, backgrounds, overlays with gradients, vertical-align and much more. Try Kadence Blocks Demo Testing Custom Blocks Include Row Layout – demo Advanced Gallery – demo Form – demo Advanced Heading – demo Advanced Button – demo Tabs – demo Accordion – demo Testimonials – demo Icon – demo Spacer / Divider – demo Info Box – demo Icon List – demo Video Tutorial Key Block Features The Row Layout block can have 1-6 columns, and any other blocks can be nested inside. So as a single column block, it’s a robust wrapper because you can create very custom backgrounds and define padding, margin, and dividers both for desktop and mobile layouts. The Advanced Gallery block allows you to add photo galleries in a masonry, grid, carousel, fluid width carousel or slider style. Enjoy four different optional caption locations, each with options to style font, background, etc....

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About Kadence Blocks – Gutenberg Blocks for Page Builder Features

Description

This plugin adds custom blocks and options to extend Gutenberg’s editing capabilities so you can create custom layouts and more engaging content. This plugin is meant to be a toolkit that makes the WordPress block editor capable of creating content usually only possible through popular page builder plugins. For example, with the Kadence Row Layout Block you can better control....

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Performance

Memory Usage

  • Download Iocn Average memory usage is 879.06 KB
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Page Speed

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+ 0.29s
/(front page)
- 0.16s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
- 0.03s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
- 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit.php
- 0s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.03s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
- 0.19s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 0.16s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 2.26s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 1.41s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.22s

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+ 879.06KB
/ (front page)
+ 11.9KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 19.63KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 19.77KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 27.85KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 19.85KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 19.73KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 19.77KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 17.62KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 616.27KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 416.67KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 19.63KB

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