Bug #12671

Creative Commons License Not Available With Block Editor

Added by scott voth almost 2 years ago. Updated almost 2 years ago.

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When creating a page or post using the Block Editor, there is no ability to choose a creative commons license, and no license appears. If you then switch to Classic editor, the license appears. When you switch back to Block Editor, it is still displayed.

I think the Block Editor should show the license options.

John DeLooper reported that when he changed from Classic to Block Editor, the license stopped displaying - but I have not been able to reproduce this. His site is

license-gutenberg.png (10.2 KB) license-gutenberg.png Raymond Hoh, 2020-04-20 01:44 PM


#1 Updated by Raymond Hoh almost 2 years ago

  • Category name changed from WordPress (misc) to WordPress Plugins
  • Status changed from New to Assigned
  • Target version set to 1.16.10

Thanks Scott. Looking into how hard it would be to integrate the license chooser into the Block Editor.

#2 Updated by Raymond Hoh almost 2 years ago

I've added support for the Block Editor -

This will be available for the next maintenance release. This is what it looks like:

#3 Updated by scott voth almost 2 years ago

Awesome Ray! Thanks!

#4 Updated by Boone Gorges almost 2 years ago

  • Status changed from Staged for Production Release to Resolved

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