Contributor Guide

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Welcome to the Gutenberg Project Contributor Guide. This guide is here to help you get setup and start contributing to the project. If you have any questions, you’ll find us in the #core-editor channel in the WordPress Core Slack, free to join.

Gutenberg is a sub-project of Core WordPress. Please see the Core Contributor Handbook for additional information.


Find the section below based on what you are looking to contribute:

Repository management

The Gutenberg project uses GitHub for managing code and tracking issues. Please see the following sections for the project methodologies using GitHub.


See the Contributing Guidelines for the rules around contributing: This includes the code of conduct and licensing information.