Pullquote – core/pullquote

Give special visual emphasis to a quote from your text.

Use the Pullquote block to give special emphasis to a quote from your text.



Give special visual emphasis to a quote from your text

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Pullquote with Solid colour style and the main colour of Pale Cyan Blue.


  • Styles are Regular or Block.
  • Choose colour settings for the main colour and text colour.
  • Requires support from the theme to display correctly on the front end.
    • Requires theme support align-wide for wide-width and full-width display.
    • Requires the theme to provide styling of blockquote and .wp-block-pullquote class.
  • Can appear to behave rather strangely when aligned right or left.
  • Can be transformed to a Quote block.
  • Change alignmentUse Change alignment to choose the alignment
    • Align leftAlign to the left
    • Align centerAlign in the center
    • Align rightAlign to the right
    • Wide widthIncrease the width of the block beyond the content size. Requires theme support.
    • Full widthExtend the block to cover the full width of the screen. Requires theme support.
  • BoldUse Bold to mark selected text as bold.
  • ItalicUse Italic to mark selected text as italic.
  • LinkUse Link to create a hyperlink to your highlighted text.
  • More rich text controlsFind more text controls in this dropdown.
    • Inline codeUse inline code feature to format code snippets within your text.
    • Inline imageInsert an inline image.
    • StrikethroughUse Strikethrough to strikethrough the selected text.
    • SubscriptUse Subscript to add subscript to your highlighted text.
    • SuperscriptUse Superscript to add superscript to your highlighted text.
    • Text colorUse Text color to change the color of the selected text
  • More optionsDisplay more options
    • Show More SettingsShow the block settings in the sidebar.
    • CopyCopy the block to the clipboard.
    • DuplicateUse Duplicate to create a copy of the block.
    • Insert AfterInsert a new block after the selected block(s).
    • Insert BeforeInsert a new block before the selected block(s).
    • Move To Use Move To to move a block. Up/Down or Left/Right
    • Edit as HTMLEdit the HTML of the block.
    • GroupTransform the selected block(s) into a group.
    • Add to Reusable blocksCreate a Reusable block.
    • Remove blockDelete the block.

Pullquote transforms to:

  • List
  • Quote
  • Columns
  • Group
  • Paragraph
  • Heading