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How to properly cite sources online

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marie18
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How to properly cite sources online

What is the best practice for referencing other people's work or ideas in blogging?

Is there a good guideline to use, in terms of when you have to reference or not?

If you do have to reference, what are the most popular ways to do so? At that bottom of the page? Right after the reference, highlight the word and make it link? Any other suggestions?

Thank you
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maryt
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There are different ways to cite a source, you may quote the source, or link back to the source. Here is a good long form explanation on how you properly cite a source online:

https://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/630 ... e-web.aspx
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thesmmconsultant
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Cite net postings as you want a typical web entrance. Give the name of the post in quotation marks, the writer of the job, the internet site name in italics and the date. Follow together with the date of accessibility. Contain display names.
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rosieyingling
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Include the following:

author (the individual or organisation responsible for the website )
year (date created or last updated)
page name (in italics)
title of sponsor of site (if available)
accessed day month year (the day you seen the site)
URL or Internet address (pointed brackets).
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jessicaturner
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To mention paraphrased material in the text of your paper, put the author's last name in parentheses at the end of the sentence where the paraphrase appears. Place a comma after the author's name, then type the year the origin was published.
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