Read This Post: In defense of the way Gutenberg adds oEmbeds and Shortcodes
There’s much debate about the Gutenberg editor, especially around these custom blocks which will replace oEmbeds and shortcodes. But it’s not as bad as it might seem.
Read This Post: WordPress’ Gutenberg editor looks promising but needs work
WordPress’ eventual new post editor, Gutenberg, became available as a feature plugin two weeks ago. It certainly has it’s flaws but I think it has a lot of potential.