Should there be concern about breaking Gutenberg updates to extended core blocks?


I have recently began developing custom/extending core Gutenberg blocks for a custom plugin that I develop for clients I work with. One of my main concerns is about whether extending core blocks will lead to potentially having to refactor a large amount of client sites when Gutenberg updates the core blocks.

Is there a safeguard within the way WordPress updates software that can prevent this from being a major concern? Is there anything that I can keep in mind when extending core blocks to make it much less likely that I will have to go back and refactor dozens of sites that have this extension?

Creating custom blocks from scratch results in a duplication of a lot of work/code so I would like to be able to take advantage of the existing core blocks as much as possible.

, Luke 4 months 0 Answers 72 views 0

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