Post Template

Contains the block elements used to render a post, like the title, date, featured image, content or excerpt, and more.

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

Category:

For developers

Block Grammar & Markup

<!-- wp:post-template /-->

Parent

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.

Documentation

[
  "core/query"
]

Context

Context is used to pass values from a block to a descendant block; for example, a query and post template passing the query ID to the inner blocks.

Documentation

Uses context. Optional. Type: Object.

[
  "queryId",
  "query",
  "queryContext",
  "displayLayout",
  "templateSlug",
  "previewPostType"
]

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.

Documentation

{
  "layout": {
    "type": "object"
  }
}

Block Supports

Optional. Type: Object.

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

Documentation

{
  "reusable": false,
  "html": false,
  "align": true,
  "__experimentalLayout": {
    "allowEditing": false
  },
  "color": {
    "gradients": true,
    "link": true,
    "__experimentalDefaultControls": {
      "background": true,
      "text": true
    }
  },
  "typography": {
    "fontSize": true,
    "lineHeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontFamily": true,
    "__experimentalFontWeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontStyle": true,
    "__experimentalTextTransform": true,
    "__experimentalTextDecoration": true,
    "__experimentalLetterSpacing": true,
    "__experimentalDefaultControls": {
      "fontSize": true
    }
  }
}