Past Meetup

Gutenberg Theme and Plugin Development

This Meetup is past

17 people went

Every 2 months on the 3rd Wednesday

Automattic East

Dana Warp Mill, 90 Bridge St., Suite 400, Floor 4 · Westbrook, ME

How to find us

Doors 1 and 2 for stairs, Door 3 for elevator


With the release of Gutenberg on the horizon, we’d like to take a closer look into developing for the new core editor.

Blocks, templates, theming - there’s a lot of potential baked into Gutenberg for theme and plugin creators, and we’ll try to unpack as much of it as possible.

If there are any existing questions about Gutenberg - leave them in the comments and we’ll try to address them in the talk/demo.

Presented by Michael Cain, Automattic


This Meetup is intended for web developers who work with WordPress and are interested in learning about theme and plugin development, core contribution, and hosting.

In an effort to accommodate different user types, we'll be alternating between general and developer focused sessions. Same format as before, but with focused topics and discussions.

If you are not a developer, we recommend you attend the General WordPress Meetup (