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This is a template for @wordpress/create-block that creates an example “Copyright Date” block. This block is used in the official WordPress block development Quick Start Guide.


This block template can be used by running the following command:

npx @wordpress/create-block --template @wordpress/create-block-tutorial-template

Use the default options when prompted in the terminal.

Contributing to this package

This is an individual package that’s part of the Gutenberg project. The project is organized as a monorepo. It’s made up of multiple self-contained software packages, each with a specific purpose. The packages in this monorepo are published to npm and used by WordPress as well as other software projects.

To find out more about contributing to this package or Gutenberg as a whole, please read the project’s main contributor guide.