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Master Blocks

Blockquote block

Gutenberg editor comes with a quote block. However, it is not so advanced and doesn’t provide many customization options. Master Blocks’ Blockquote block is a powerful quote block for the Gutenberg editor. It helps to display quotes more effectively. 
The Blockquote block comes with advanced features and offers many customization options. It features five preset designs. You can customize Blockquote’s text, background, icon, button, border, and more.

Activate Blockquote block

To activate the Blockquote block, first, you must install the Master Blocks plugin. So, ensure that you have installed and activated the Master Blocks plugin for Gutenberg on your WordPress website. Master Blocks features a modular control panel that allows you to enable/disable any block easily.

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To activate the Blockquote block, navigate to Master Blocks > Blocks. Then, toggle to enable the “Blockquote block. After that, click on “Save Settings”.

Enable blockquote in Master Blocks

Setting up

To add the Blockquote block in Gutenberg, navigate to the top toolbar and click the "+" button, search for the Blockquote, and select it. Alternatively, navigate to the content area, click the "+" button, type in Blockquote and select it. The Blockquote block will be instantly added to your content field ready for customization.

Add blockquote in Gutenberg editor

Now, add the quote to the quote text area. Then, add the author's name. Master Blocks offers a wide range of options for Blockquote block customization. You can start customizing the Blockquote block from the Style tab.


Navigate to the Settings option from the top and click on the BlockStyle tab.

Choose your blockquote designs from preset designs from the Blockquote section. You can choose from five preset blockquote designs. Then, change the quote text alignment using the Alignment option. Moreover, you can add a line between the quote text and the author's name using the Before line option. Furthermore, you can add the author's image using the Author Image option. Also, you can social button from the Social button option.

Blockquote preset and alignment

Customize the blockquote icon from the Blockquote icon section. Change the icon color using the Icon Color option. In addition, you can change the icon background color using the Background option. Moreover, you can flip the icon horizontally and vertically.

Customize the blockquote border using the Border section. You can change the border color, border width, border left, and vertical padding.

Blockquote icon and border customization

Customize quote text using the Text option and Author from the Author option. You can change text color and typography. Moreover, you can change the gap between quote text and author text using the Gap option.

Blockquote text and author style customization

Customize the button from the Button section. You can change the button typography and text shadow. In addition, you can change the button and its hover color, background type, border type, border color, border width, border radius, box shadow, and padding. Moreover, you can change the button icon and the gap between the icon and the margin top.

Blockquote button customization


Change Blockquote block’s margin and padding and add CSS classes from the Advanced section.

Advanced option for Master Blocks

Change the Blockquote block and its hover transform element from the Transform section. You can change rotation, offset, scale, and skew. In addition, you can flip the Blockquote block vertically and horizontally.

Button Transform effect

Change Blockquote and its hover background using the Background section. You can change the background type and color. Also, you can add an image as the background.

Gutenberg Block Background cusotmization

Add border to the Blockquote block and its hover from the Border section. You can change the border type, border width, border color, border radius, and box shadow.

Gutenberg Block Border Customization

You can add animation to the Blockquote block using the Animation section. It allows you to change animation type and animation duration and delay time.

Gutenberg Block Animation customization

You can add mask to Blockquote using the Mask section. You can change mask shape, size, position, and repetition.

Gutenberg Block Mask customization

Customize Blockquote block position using the Positioning section. It allows to change Blockquote block width and position.

Gutenberg Block custom positioning

Using the Responsive section, you can hide the Blockquote block on the desktop, tablet, and mobile.

Gutenberg Block responsive options

You can add additional CSS classes to the Blockquote from the Advanced section. This is how you can customize the Blockquote block.

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Updated on October 1, 2023

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