Still think that the WordPress Gallery block is that easy? Let us dispel any of your doubts and show how to build a stylish and elegant block in a pair of clicks.
Firstly, to add a WordPress Gallery block, you need to click on the “+” icon and insert it from the Common blocks Gutenberg tab. The modern grid layout of the gallery can attract a lot of visitors. Basically, all you need to do is add your images, customize size and hit publishing.
Adding a Gallery Block
To start with, once you’ve added a Gutenberg Gallery block, you can upload images from the Media Library or your device.
Firstly, let’s click on the “Media Library” button. Upload as many images as you want and press the “Create a new gallery” button.
After that, you become able to edit the Gutenberg Gallery block and add a few more images if needed. Click on the “Insert gallery” button.
Customize Your Gallery
Finally, let’s move on and customize the Gutenberg gallery block. Now take a look at the Gallery Settings tab. Here you are able to set a few options:
- set the value of columns, which define how the gallery layout is built;
- crop the images – it will prevent them from being showcased in different sizes;
- link the gallery to the attachment page, media file or none of them;
- choose the image size to use: thumbnail, medium, large or full size.
Don’t forget about the Advanced tab for the WordPress Gallery block. As usual, in this tab, you are able to set an additional CSS class for the block.
Now if you’ll follow all our instructions, you will customize your gallery block in the most stylish way! Keep in touch and subscribe!