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Cite in APA Style: Websites

A brief guide for the latest edition of APA.

Websites

 

Type of Source: Format and General Example:

Webpage

Author’s name. (Date). Webpage title. Date viewed from Website name: web address of website

Note: If there is no author but an organization posted the page you are citing, put the organization's name where the author would be.  If there is no author or organization information available, just begin the citation with the title of the webpage. 

Hedges, C. (2010, March 8). Calling all rebels. Retrieved March 12, 2010 from Truthdig:  http://www.truthdig.com

 

Blog

Author’s name. (Date of publication.) Title of blog post [blog posting]. Date viewed from website name: web address of blog

Matt Taibbi. (2010, March 10). Rush on "Massa" [Blog posting]. Retrieved March 15, 2010 from Trueslant:  http://trueslant.com/matttaibbi/

Online Video

Author or video poster’s name. (Date video was posted). Title of video [video]. Date viewed from website name: web address of video.

Snafupunk. (2009, September 25). G20 2009: Police attack students at University of Pittsburgh [Video]. Retrieved March 15, 2010 from Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etv8YEqaWgA