How To Add Space Between Blocks In WordPress

Have you ever had this thought that from a visitor’s POV, your content looks way too much cluttered? Or is the content making you think it’ll be pretty hard to read? If that is the case, you can try adding some extra space to your content.

And if you’re not sure how to do that, this post will walk you through the steps. Today I’ll be showing you how to add space between blocks in WordPress. 

Why And When Do You Need To Add Space Between Blocks In WordPress?

So about that, see if you are even remotely familiar with WordPress, you already know that it gives access to hundreds of creative opportunities to make amazing content. With the WordPress block editor, you can easily create custom posts or pages. But at times, you might find very little spacing in your content created with built-in blocks.

That’s why, you need to add space between blocks as it increases the visual clarity and readability of your content. This makes it easier for visitors to figure out the order and layout of the content by splitting it up into clearly separate sections.

You can also add space between the blocks to break them into different pieces. To make your content easier for users to understand, you should consciously use this technique to create a clean, and well-organized layout. 

So, now let’s look at how to add spaces between WordPress blocks on your website. Just go through each step in this tutorial, and you will know how easy this is.

How To Add Space Between Blocks In WordPress

Go to the post or page where you want to add space between blocks. Then click on the (+) sign that pops up when you hover between the blocks. Then search for the ‘Spacer’ block and add that to your post. This block adds space between any blocks.

Once the block is added to your content, you can adjust the height of the spacer block as you want. By default, the height is set to 100px. You can adjust the height by dragging the bottom border up and down. Or you can do it in the right-hand side block settings by entering the value you want.

And you are done. You see, it’s that easy.


The smart use of space is very important as it affects both user experience and readability. It’s a tiny but significant detail that can make or break the whole look and feel of your WordPress blog.

That was everything you need to know about how to add space between blocks in WordPress. Hope this helped you learn what you wanted.

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