WordPress Block Editor Training

We’ve culled the most relevant parts of Yoast SEO’s Block Editor Training and put it together here so you can be ready to go when we turn off the Classic Editor on Dec. 1, 2020!

Watch the Videos—use the PDFs for reinforcement and reference!


What is the block editor? (6:36)

The future of the Gutenberg Project (5:19)

Download a PDF about the Future of the Gutenberg Project

Block Editor Basics

How to add blocks (10:10)

How to transform and move blocks (4:04)

Download a PDF of the Block Editor Basics Manual

Using the Block Editor Toolbars

How to edit blocks with the toolbar (12:05)

How to edit blocks with the sidebar (10:05)

How to publish a post (7:15)

More tools and options in the block editor (7:04)

Download a PDF of the Block Editor Toolbars Manual

Conclusion: Making the switch and what to look out for!

How to switch to the block editor: Transitioning from the classic editor (5:28)

Download a PDF about Transitioning to the Block Editor

As always, please reach out to Jennie L. Lamb, Creative Manager for Web & Digital Communications, with any questions, concerns, or specific issues you’re having with WordPress and your content area!

Thanks for helping us to continuously improve our VMBS websites!