Caxton

Caxton

A collection of blocks that makes it easy to create awesome pages

Layout Block | Shape Divider | Posts Grid | Button | Icons | CTA | Slider

The sites people are creating with it are just gorgeous. It’s like people are going to get new notes on a keyboard they can play, or a new voice they can sing with.
Matt Mullenweg, WordPress Founder, talking about the Caxton Shape Divider Block on wptavern.com

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Main features

Full width rows

With the Caxton Layout Block you can create full width rows.

Nested Columns

Add a row and then add columns underneath. Create spans, and add blocks within the sections you create.

Background images and colors

Add background images to rows.

Add Gradient Backgrounds

Choose 2 colors to create elegant Gradient backgrounds to your rows.

Overlay colors

Add overlay colors and change their opacity to make your text pop.

Column gap

Adjust the gutter size between columns.

Fully responsive

All layouts are responsive ‘out of the box’.

Mobile layouts

If you need extra mobile layout control you can set specific layouts for Desktop, Tablet and Phone

Section backgrounds

Add backgrounds to rows, columns and sections.

Margin and padding

Set specific padding for rows, columns and sections

Content position

Precisely set the position of your content within Blocks using padding.

Awesome Blocks

Caxton contains a growing library of awesome blocks.

Layout Block

The layout Block is the powerhouse behind Caxton. Create any layout you like.

Shape Divider Block

The Shape Divider Block makes it easy to create beautiful transitions between your Blocks.

Posts Grid Block

Add posts and filter by category. Customize the layout, change the featured image dimensions, add borders, add excerpts and more.

Slider Block

Easily add photo sliders that animate

Button Block

Create stand out buttons

Typography Block

Change font, font size, letter space, line spacing, font color, font style.

Call to action block

Create a compelling call to action, with customizable buttons.

Latest news

The new WordPress Block Editor and 5 awesome page effects using the Shape Divider Block

The Caxton Shape Divider Block is featured on the WP Tavern Podcast featuring Matt Mullenweg

The Caxton Shape Divider Block is featured in Matt Mullenweg’s State of the Word speech at WordCamp US 2018 in Nashville

The Shape Divider Block for Gutenberg – and WordPress Version 5

Introducing the Caxton Layout Block for Gutenberg

Video walkthrough of the new Super Hero Block for our Caxton plugin

Introducing Caxton – our first Gutenberg block based plugin for WordPress