List item

Create a list item.

This block is available in the latest version of WordPress and does not require the Gutenberg plugin.


For developers

Block Grammar & Markup

<!-- wp:list-item -->
<li>Text & Headings</li>
<!-- /wp:list-item -->


Optional. Type: Array.

Blocks are able to be inserted into blocks that use InnerBlocks as nested content. Setting parent lets a block require that it is only available when nested within the specified blocks.



Block Attributes

Optional. Type: Object.

Attributes provide the structured data needs of a block. They can exist in different forms when they are serialized, but they are declared together under a common interface.


  "placeholder": {
    "type": "string"
  "content": {
    "type": "string",
    "source": "html",
    "selector": "li",
    "default": "",
    "__experimentalRole": "content"

Block Supports

Optional. Type: Object.

A set of options that enables or disables block controls in the editor, for example gradient colors or padding.


  "className": false,
  "__experimentalSelector": "li",
  "typography": {
    "fontSize": true,
    "lineHeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontFamily": true,
    "__experimentalFontWeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontStyle": true,
    "__experimentalTextTransform": true,
    "__experimentalTextDecoration": true,
    "__experimentalLetterSpacing": true,
    "__experimentalDefaultControls": {
      "fontSize": true