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Cover: Allow directly setting a background #16996
It'd be interesting to let users select a solid color if they want to skip setting an image or video from the placeholder step. It could look something like this:
When background gradient options are finalized, we should revise the presentation a bit.
Also, once patterns (#16283) are further established, it'd be cool to surface a few predefined defaults here as well to show the variety of end results. It gets tricky with media as it cannot be easily previewed before user uploads content.
This tends to push toward the Group block quite a bit. I'm okay with that because the Cover block feels much more opinionated design-wise. Providing background color support is a good evolution. The PR should also include the background color options in the Block Settings sidebar.
Here are a couple of initial mockups.
A) Similar to the color settings on the block sidebar, but using only one row of colors to keep it short. It includes the options to select a custom color (if one is selected, we can then show the
Let me know what you think. Which one seems more feasible?