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Installation & Upgrading

Minimum Requirements

  • WordPress 5.0.0 or greater
  • PHP version 7.3 or greater
  • MySQL version 5.6 or greater

Automatic Installation

Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t even need to leave your web browser.

  1. Go to your WordPress Plugin installation menu (Dashboard > Plugins > Add New)
  2. In the search field type Gutenberg Post Blocks” and press enter.
  3. “Install Now” and then click “Active”

Manual Installation

For Manual installation, you download our product from WordPress directory.

  1. Download the plugin
  2. Upload the plugin from the Plugins menu (Dashboard > Plugins > Add New > Upload Plugin > (Choose File) > Install Now)
  3. Activate the plugin from the Plugins menu (Dashboard > Plugins > Installed Plugins) within the WordPress admin.

Manual Installation Via FTP

For Manual installation, you download our product from WordPress directory uploading it to your web-server via your FTP or CPanel application.

  1. Download the plugin and unzip it
  2. Using an FTP program or CPanel upload the unzipped plugin folder to your WordPress installation’s wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin from the Plugins menu (Dashboard > Plugins > Installed Plugins) within the WordPress admin.

Upgrading

Automatic update working great for this plugin. If you customize the plugin make sure to store a backup before update.

Sometimes because of the permalink issue during the plugin update, just go to WordPress > Settings > Permalinks and hit the ‘Save’ button.

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