Copying large amounts of data from an old drive to a new one on macOS using rsync

Whenever you buy a new hard drive, the question comes up:

How do you copy a huge amount of data from old drive(s) to the new one reliably and quickly?

Dragging files and folders in Finder is not a good option, because if something goes wrong, you will have no idea what went wrong and where it went wrong. And there is no way to resume a previous copy. 

rsync to the rescue!

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How to extend Gutenberg Cover Block past the Container

One of my favourite blocks in the current version of Gutenberg is the “Cover”. It’s perfect to break up content into sections using large full-width images. 

However, if your page template has a container, the cover will stay within that container and while it does look ok, you might want to stretch it past the container all the way to the edge of the browser window. 

It’s a common style of block I need to reproduce while transitioning a site from WPBakery Page Builder to Gutenberg (not something I can recommend yet but I think it’ll be a common thing people will do eventually). Moving away from the shortcode-laden output of WPBakery seems to be more future-proof than trying to live with it for the next few years. But that’s for another post. Let’s get started!

The "cover" block in WordPress' Gutenberg editor
the “cover” block in WordPress’ Gutenberg editor
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