Envira Gallery Documentation

Documentation, Reference Materials and Tutorials for Envira Gallery

How to use Envira with Gutenberg

Do you need some help on how to use Envira with Gutenberg? You’ve come to the right place! This is easily done with a few short steps. We’ll walk you through each of these steps on how to use Envira Gallery and WordPress’ Gutenberg together.


Your first step is to create a new gallery. You can follow along with our documentation for creating your first gallery.

Click Publish to publish the gallery so that you can create a shortcode for this gallery. You’ll need that for the next step.

From your WordPress dashboard, create a new page or post.

For this example, we’re going to create a new post. Give your post a title and click the + icon to add a new Gutenberg Common block.

Create a new page or post and click the plus icon to add a new Gutenberg block

Once you’ve clicked the + icon, select Common Blocks and select the Envira Block.

Under Common Blocks, select Enivra to add an Envira block to your Gutenberg page

You can either choose a gallery from the dropdown or type out the slider name to do a smart search. Once you select the gallery from the dropdown, it’s automatically added to the block.

Select the gallery from the dropdown or type in the gallery title

Once you’ve added the Shortcode block, just paste the Envira gallery shortcode into that area.

Finally, when you’ve added all your galleries or content, click the Publish button in the top right corner to publish the page or post.

Publish the Gutenberg page to see your gallery

And that’s it! You’ve now just added an Envira Gallery to your Gutenberg page.

Would you like to learn about other page builders and Envira. Take a look at our article on Using Envira Galleries and Page Builder Tabbed Content.


A: You can of course choose to use the Shortcode Block located under the Widgets section in Gutenberg.

When using dynamic shortcode, you’ll still need to use the Shortcode block when adding a slider to your pages.

To find the Shortcode Block, click the + sign and from the Widgets section, select Shortcode.

In the search box either type in Shortcode to search for the block or just open up the Widgets section to select the Shortcode block to add


A: Using the Shortcode block is the only way currently to add an Envira Album to your Gutenberg page.