Website

How to Cite a Website in MLA (Download the Printer Friendly PDF)

Website Article

A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics

Structure: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Website Title. Website Publisher, Date Month Year Published. Web. Date Month Year Accessed. <URL>.
*URL Note: URL is optional unless the source cannot be located without it or if required by your instructor.

Website

Bottom of article

Article Footer: Often contains website publisher information

Date accessed: Web sources may change and must be considered unique

Citation: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics.” Buzzle.com. Buzzle.com, 15 July 2010. Web. 16 July 2010. <www.buzzle.com>.
Website Article

A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics

Structure: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Website Title. Website Publisher, Date Month Year Published. Web. Date Month Year Accessed. <URL>.
*URL Note: URL is optional unless the source cannot be located without it or if required by your instructor.

Website

Article Footer: Often contains website publisher information

Date accessed: Web sources may change and must be considered unique

Citation: Brown, Damon. “Bad Strategy: At E3, Microsoft and Sony Put Nintendo on the Defense.” BNET. CBS Interactive. 14 June 2010. Web. 15 June 2010.
Website Article sans Author

A collection of online informational pages on the world wide web that typically covers related topics

Structure: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Website Title. Website Publisher, Date Month Year Published. Web. Date Month Year Accessed. <URL>.
*URL Note: URL is optional unless the source cannot be located without it or if required by your instructor.

Website

Article Footer: Often contains website publisher information

Date accessed: Web sources may change and must be considered unique

Citation: Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State. “India.” Travel.State.Gov. Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State, 17 Feb. 2010. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1139.html&gt;.
Blog Article

A website with regular entries that allows commentary and discussion

Structure: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Blog Post Type. Website Title. Website Publisher, Date Month Year Published. Web. Date Month Year Accessed. <URL>.
*URL Note: URL is optional unless the source cannot be located without it or if required by your instructor.

Blog

Types of Blog Posts: Standard blog post = Web log post; Podcast or Audio Blog = Audio blog post; Vlog or Video Blog = Video blog post

Date accessed: Web sources may change and must be considered unique

Citation: Schonfeld, Eric. “Google Throws 38.8 Million to the Wind.” Web log post. TechCrunch. TechCrunch, 3 May 2010. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://techcrunch.com/2010/05/03/google-38-8-million-wind&gt;.

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