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This is a great add-on, easy to use, well documented and produces very nice clean code making the view and controlle…

This addon is now free under MIT license.
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  • Build custom concrete5 blocks in your dashboard using user-friendly interface
  • Generated blocks can have up to 2 tabs:
    • Basic information (non-repeatable fields)
    • Repeatable entries (one set of repeatable fields)
  • Multiple field types available:
    • Text field
    • Textarea
    • WYSIWYG Editor
    • Select field
    • Link with Type Selection
    • Link from Sitemap
    • Link from File Manager
    • External Link
    • Image
    • HTML Editor
    • Date Picker
  • You can create blocks based on configuration of previously created blocks

Install with Composer

When using Concrete5.9:

composer require parasek/block_builder

When using Concrete5.8:

composer require parasek/block_builder:^1.4.0


  • Latest version of Block Builder requires concrete5 version 9.1.0 or higher.
  • For concrete5 8.2.1+ use the highest version of 1.x.x branch.
  • Latest version of php is recommended but not required (check concrete5 requirements).
  • GitHub:
  • If you are looking for version suited for Concrete5.7, check Block Builder Legacy. It has almost the same functionality but uses pre-8.0 code/api.

This addon is made for developers. It allows you to quickly create skeleton for your custom block, but you still need to manually add some custom css/html code in view.php.

Current Version: 2.1.2
Fully Translatable: Yes
Needs External Libraries: No
Compatible 8.2.1+
License: MIT
Support Response: Replies to tickets once a week or so.
Support Hosted: At External Website
Needs extra server permissions: No
Needs Internet: No
Marketplace Tests:
Passed Automated Tests
Passed PRB Review