Displays the title of a post, page, or any other content-type.

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

Previously: “Post title”

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Tips for using the Post Title block

When you use the title inside a query loop, remember to enable the link option. Otherwise, visitors can not navigate to the single post.

For developers

Block Grammar & Markup

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


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.


Uses context. Optional. Type: Object.


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.


  "textAlign": {
    "type": "string"
  "level": {
    "type": "number",
    "default": 2
  "isLink": {
    "type": "boolean",
    "default": false
  "rel": {
    "type": "string",
    "attribute": "rel",
    "default": ""
  "linkTarget": {
    "type": "string",
    "default": "_self"

Block Supports

Optional. Type: Object.

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


  "align": [
  "html": false,
  "color": {
    "gradients": true,
    "link": true,
    "__experimentalDefaultControls": {
      "background": true,
      "text": true,
      "link": true
  "spacing": {
    "margin": true,
    "padding": true
  "typography": {
    "fontSize": true,
    "lineHeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontFamily": true,
    "__experimentalFontWeight": true,
    "__experimentalFontStyle": true,
    "__experimentalTextTransform": true,
    "__experimentalTextDecoration": true,
    "__experimentalLetterSpacing": true,
    "__experimentalDefaultControls": {
      "fontSize": true
  "interactivity": {
    "clientNavigation": true

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