Block Editor Navigator


Navigate posts & pages with ease inside the Block Editor without going to the main page; Classic Editor support included.

Block Editor Navigator will take you to your desired post or page without the need to navigate back to the main page.

Classic Editor support included.


Once you install and activate the plugin, you can go to any page or post and see a new meta box called Navigator Controls.

By using the Previous and Next buttons, you can move in either direction within your posts or pages.

You can also search for posts and pages and quickly navigate to any of them by using the Search Autocomplete Box.


This utility plugin will save you time and increase your overall productivity.

  1. Pagination – navigate the previous and next buttons through your posts and pages.
  2. Search – quickly go to any post or page within the block editor without going to the main page.
  3. Cassic Editor Support – there is classic editor backward compatibility included.

User Settings

The plugin doesn’t have its dedicated settings page, but you can go to Settings > Writing and scroll down the page to see all the available options.

The plugin supports both Block (Gutenberg) and Classic editors that can be manually turned on/off the Settings > Writing page.

In addition to regular Posts and Pages it also supports WooCommerce Products and all registered Custom Post Types.

You can manage each of the above on the Settings > Writing page.


The step-by-step setup, usage, demos, video, and insights can be found on Block Editor Navigator.


As of yet, this plugin doesn’t have a commercial version available.



  • Realease for the first stable version.


  • Initial release (beta) and first commit into the SVN.


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The plugin installation process is standard and easy to follow. Please let us know if you have any difficulties with the installation.

Installation from WordPress

  1. Visit Plugins > Add New.
  2. Search for Block Editor Navigator.
  3. Install and activate the Block Editor Navigator plugin.
  4. You will be either redirected to the main plugin page or need to click on the plugin settings link.

Manual Installation

  1. Upload the entire block-editor-navigator folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Visit Plugins.
  3. Activate the Block Editor Navigator plugin.
  4. You will be either redirected to the main plugin page or need to click on the plugin settings link.

After Activation

  1. Click on the on Settings link, and you will be redirected to the Settings > Writing page, where at the bottom, you will see all the available settings for the plugin.


Use the Support tab on this page to post your requests and questions.

All tickets are usually addressed within several days.

If your request is an add-on feature, we will add it to the plugin wish list and consider implementing it in the next major version.

Does it work with the Classic Editor?

Yes, it has Support and backward compatibility for the Cassic Editor.

Does it with CPT or WooCommerce?

Yes, if you have WooCommerce installed and active, you need to go to the Settings > Writing page and enable the navigator controls.

The same is applicable for all existing Custom Post Types.

Does it support multisite?

Yes, the plugin is tested and works on WordPress multisite.

Do you offer additional Support if I encounter any issues?

Yes, you can get in touch with us by using the contact form @ Krasen Slavov website.


May 24, 2022
The search selection flickers a bit under 6.0-RC4, but basically the plugin works.
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Contributors & Developers

“Block Editor Navigator” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.