Safe Block Editor by WPMarmite

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Simplifies your authoring experience by removing distracting options in the WordPress editor.

Author:Modern Plugins (profile at
WordPress version required:5.8
WordPress version tested:5.8
Plugin version:1.2
Added to WordPress repository:03-06-2020
Last updated:25-08-2021
Rating, %:100
Rated by:1
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Total downloads:597
Active installs:30+
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Removes a number of features and blocks from the default WordPress editor. Just activate it, and enjoy your cleaner editing experience !

General features removed :

  • Font size picker and custom font size
  • Custom padding and units
  • Custom spacing
  • Color palette, color picker, and duotone filters
  • Link color and text color
  • Gradients
  • Wide and full alignments
  • Block patterns

Blocs removed :

  • Cover
  • Columns
  • Media & Text
  • Custom HTML
  • Verse
  • Pullquote
  • Site Logo
  • Site Title
  • Site Tagline
  • All blocks related to theme/template editing
  • All widgets, including Shortcode, except on widgets admin page and customizer.

Toolbar formats removed :

  • Inline image
  • H1 removed
  • Superscript
  • Subscript
  • Keyboard input

Block styles removed :

  • ‘Default’ and ‘Rounded’ for the core image block
  • ‘Default’ and ‘Large’ for the core quote block
  • ‘Fill’ and ‘Outline’ for the button block
  • ‘Regular’ and ‘Striped’ for the table block

Block supports/features removed :

  • Anchor
  • DropCap
  • Image editing in image block
  • HTML view
  • Reusable block


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