A List of all Default Gutenberg Blocks in WordPress 5.0

This page lists all default Gutenberg blocks that ship with WordPress 5.0.

The blocks are organised by their category:

The block slug is listed for each block. Gutenberg uses this slug as a unique identifier for each block.

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Common blocks

The Common Blocks section of the Gutenberg block library.
Common blocks icons in the block library.

Paragraph

Slug: core/paragraph´╗┐

Image

Slug: core/image´╗┐

Heading

Slug:core/heading

Gallery

Slug: core/gallery

List

The Gutenberg list block edit view.

Slug:core/list

Quote

Slug:core/quote

Audio

Slug:core/audio

Cover

Slug: core/cover

File

Slug:core/file

Video

Slug:core/video

Formatting

  • core/preformatted
  • core/code
  • core/freeform: Classic Edit
  • core/html: Custom HTML
  • core/pullquote
  • core/table
  • core/verse

Layout

  • core/button
  • core/columns
  • core/media-text
  • core/more
  • core/nextpage: Page break
  • core/separator
  • core/spacer

Widgets

  • core/shortcode
  • core/archives
  • core/categories
  • core/latest-comments
  • core/latest-posts

Embeds

  • core/embed
  • core-embed/twitter
  • core-embed/youtube
  • core-embed/facebook
  • core-embed/instagram
  • core-embed/wordpress
  • core-embed/soundcloud
  • core-embed/spotify
  • core-embed/flickr
  • core-embed/vimeo
  • core-embed/animoto
  • core-embed/cloudup
  • core-embed/collegehumor
  • core-embed/dailymotion
  • core-embed/funnyordie
  • core-embed/hulu
  • core-embed/imgur
  • core-embed/issuu
  • core-embed/kickstarter
  • core-embed/meetup-com
  • core-embed/mixcloud
  • core-embed/photobucket
  • core-embed/polldaddy
  • core-embed/reddit
  • core-embed/reverbnation
  • core-embed/screencast
  • core-embed/scribd
  • core-embed/slideshare
  • core-embed/smugmug
  • core-embed/speaker
  • core-embed/ted
  • core-embed/tumblr
  • core-embed/videopress
  • core-embed/wordpress-tv

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