The best block plugins to work with Gutenberg on WordPress

Reading Time: 7 minutes

WordPress makes it so easy to create visually appealing websites with editor blocks. With the Gutenberg editor you can create content layouts with a simple drag-and-drop gesture.

WordPress, by default, offers some basic content blocks like image, a paragraph, button, list, and some more. With block plugins you can add custom blocks for Gutenberg offering you more flexibility to fine-tune your website's design. Today we'll talk about the 12 best block plugins to work with Gutenberg on WordPress.

Let's see the list.

9 best block plugins 

  1. Kadence Blocks
  2. Atomic Blocks
  3. Ultimate Blocks
  4. Stackable
  5. Qubely
  6. Ultimate Addons for Gutenberg
  7. CoBlocks
  8. Elementor Gutenberg Blocks
  9. Editor Plus

Kadence Blocks

With Kadence Blocks, you can choose form pre-made layout structures (just like Elementor). You can create a professional looking website quickly as the plugin bundles with 12 blocks and a library of pre-made layouts. The Advanced Heading block lets you optionally load Google Fonts on the frontend to improve performance.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion Block
  • Advanced Button Block
  • Advanced Gallery Block
  • Advanced Heading Block
  • Form Block
  • Icon Block
  • Icon List Block
  • Info Box Block
  • Row Layout Block (lets you insert content blocks in one or multiple columns in a row)
  • Spacer/Divider Block
  • Tabs Block
  • Testimonials Block
Kadence Blocks – Row Layout Block preview

Head to the demo site to try out Kadence Blocks here.

Price:

Free version available on the WordPress repository and the Pro version costs $59 per year with additional blocks and premium support.

Atomic Blocks

Array Themes, a popular theme shop, brings us Atomic Blocks. The plugin adds 15 blocks to your Gutenberg editor and works well with the Atomic Blocks WordPress theme.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion Block
  • Advanced Columns Block
  • Author Profile Block
  • Call-To-Action Block
  • Container Block
  • Customizable Button Block
  • Drop Cap Block
  • Inline Notice Block
  • Newsletter Block
  • Post Grid Block
  • Pricing Block
  • Section & Layout Block
  • Share Icons Block
  • Spacer & Divider Block
  • Testimonial Block

Check out the demo of each block here. Click the View Block Demo link on each block to preview it.

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here.

Ultimate Blocks

Another block plugin with highly flexible yet super simple customization features – Ultimate Blocks adds 18 blocks to your Gutenberg editor. The standout block of the bundle, Content Filter, enables you to showcase different tools/tips or anything of your choice and let the user filter the ones that appear to them.

Blocks included:

  • Button (Improved)
  • Call to Action
  • Click to Tweet
  • Content Filter (View block demo)
  • Content Toggle (Accordion)
  • Countdown
  • Divider
  • Feature Box
  • Image Slider
  • Notification Box
  • Number Box
  • Progress Bar
  • Review (Schema Markup Enabled)
  • Social Share
  • Star Rating
  • Tabbed Content
  • Table of Contents
  • Testimonial

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here.

Stackable

Stackable includes 27 easy-to-use blocks for Gutenberg. It offers impressive background options and effects and also seamlessly integrates with third-party plugins like WPML, Font Awesome and Google Fonts.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion Block
  • Advanced Columns & Grid Block
  • Advanced Heading Block
  • Advanced Text Block
  • Blockquote Block
  • Button Block
  • Call to Action Block
  • Card Block
  • Container Block
  • Count Up Block
  • Divider
  • Expand / Show More Block
  • Feature Block
  • Feature Grid Block
  • Header Block
  • Icon Block
  • Icon List Block
  • Image Box Block
  • Notification Block
  • Number Box Block
  • Posts Block
  • Pricing Box Block
  • Separator Block
  • Team Members Block
  • Testimonial Block
  • Video Popup Block

Check out the demo of Stackable blocks here. Don't forget to browse through Stackable's design library with over 300 pre-set block designs!

Price:

The free version is available on the WordPress repository which offers 27 custom blocks and 89 ready-made block designs. The premium version starts at $49 per year for a single site and upto $499 for a lifetime license for unlimited sites offering 355 ready-made block designs and 127 block layouts.

Qubely

With unlimited possibilities for customization and styling options, Qubely blocks are highly functional and rich. Take full control of the Gutenberg editor and create mobile-optimized webpages with Qubely's 39 custom blocks, predefined sections, and modern layout packs.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion
  • Advanced List
  • Advanced Post Grid (Pro)
  • Animated Headline
  • Button
  • Button Group
  • Contact
  • Countdown (Pro)
  • Counters
  • Form Builder (Pro)
  • Google Map
  • Heading
  • Icon List
  • Image
  • Image Carousel (Pro)
  • Image Comparison
  • Image Gallery (Pro)
  • Info Box
  • Media Card (Pro)
  • Pie Progress (Pro)
  • Post Carousel (Pro)
  • Post Grid
  • Pricing
  • Pricing List (Pro)
  • Progress Bar
  • Row
  • Social Icons
  • Table Builder (Pro)
  • Table of Contents
  • Tabs
  • Team
  • Team Carousel (Pro)
  • Testimonial
  • Testimonial Carousel (Pro)
  • Timeline
  • Vertical Tab
  • Video Popup
  • Woo Carousel (Pro)
  • Woo Products (Pro)

Preview all the above blocks offered by Qubely here.

Price:

The free version is available on the WordPress repository. The pro version bundles additional 14 blocks starting at $39 per year for a one-site license and 1-year support and updates, $59 per year for 5-sites and $99 per year for unlimited sites license. Each plan comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee if you wish to take the plugin for a spin.

Ultimate Addons for Gutenberg

Ultimate Addons for Gutenberg is a Gutenberg blocks plugin by the team who created the Astra Theme. It lets you create pixel perfect ready websites with customizable blocks. The plugin offers 20+ pre-built ready-to-use Astra starter sites that you can import in just a few clicks. Currently, the plugin adds 27 blocks to your Gutenberg editor. The plugin has a good mix of basic foundational blocks such as advanced heading, multi buttons, columns, etc. as well as specific use cases blocks such as testimonials, social share icons, price lists, and more.

Blocks included:

  • Advanced Columns
  • Advanced Heading
  • Blockquote
  • Call To Action
  • Contact Form 7 Styler
  • Content Timeline
  • FAQ Schema
  • Google Map
  • Gravity Form Styler
  • How-to Schema
  • Icon List
  • Info Box
  • Inline Notice
  • Marketing Button
  • Multi Buttons
  • Post Layouts
  • Post Timeline
  • Price List
  • Review Schema
  • Sections
  • Social Share
  • Table Of Contents
  • Tabs
  • Taxonomy
  • Team
  • Testimonials
  • WP Search

Want to take the blocks for a spin? Head over to the plugin website here.

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here.

CoBlocks

A lightweight yet powerful Gutenberg blocks plugin, CoBlocks is the most innovative collection of page building blocks that supercharges your block editor in WordPress. Currently, the plugin adds 31 blocks to your WordPress site.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion Block
  • Alert Block
  • Author Profile Block
  • Buttons Block
  • Carousel Gallery Block
  • Click to Tweet Block
  • Collage Gallery Block
  • Dynamic Separator Block
  • Events Block
  • Features Block
  • Food & Drinks Block
  • Form Block
  • Gif Block
  • GitHub Gist Block
  • Hero Block
  • Highlight Block
  • Icon Block
  • Logos & Badges Block
  • Map Block
  • Masonry Gallery Block
  • Media Card Block
  • Offset Gallery Block
  • Post Carousel Block
  • Posts Block
  • Pricing Table Block
  • Resizable Row/Columns Blocks
  • Services Block
  • Shape Divider Block
  • Social Profiles Block
  • Social Sharing Block
  • Stacked Gallery Block
CoBlocks – All blocks

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here.

Elementor Gutenberg Blocks

The plugin lets you add Elementor templates as Gutenberg blocks to your website. If you have a bunch of custom templates created and designed in Elementor Page Builder for your website then this plugin is a must to make your life easier.

Blocks included:

  • All templates created using the Elementor page builder

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here. You must have the Elementor page builder and Gutenberg active on your website to use this plugin.

Editor Plus

Advertised as ‘Gutenberg on Steroids', Editor Plus extends the Gutenberg editor with advanced design control, animations, shave divider, blocks, and many more features. The no-code style editor lets you customize every aspect of the blocks visually. You can customize the spacing, typography, animation, background, visibility, icons, and much more with the Editor Plus plugin.

Blocks included:

  • Accordion Block / Toggle Block
  • Countdown Timer Block
  • Icon Block
  • Lottie Block
  • Progress Bar Block
  • Rating Block
  • Stats Block / Counter Block
  • Tabs Block
Editor Plus

Price:

The plugin is available for free on the WordPress repository here.

The list of best Gutenberg blocks plugins is exhaustive if you come to think of it! It all comes down to your specific needs that would be apt for your brand and website. Whether you go for a free plugin or a premium one – we're sure none of these would disappoint you when it comes to customization flexibility and ease of use.

Let us know which Gutenberg blocks plugins you use for your WordPress site in the comments below.

Sharing is caring!
>