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APA Style Guide: 7th Edition

Comment on Blog Post

Examples of formatting an in-text citation for this item are outlined below:

Reference Information

angela. (2015, December 16). Dan, I want to start a blog to help others who are self teaching Braille. Why I need to [Comment on the blog post "How to write an awesome blog post in 5 steps"]. The WordStream Blog.

In-text Citation Guidelines



Author or screen name and year of publication placed in brackets at the end of a paraphrased sentence.


Consider this a paraphrased sentence (angela, 2015).                        


Sentence beginning with author or screen name, followed immediately by date in brackets.


According to angela (2015), "consider this a direct quote".

Remember, in-text citation formatting may change depending on a number of factors.

See Number of Authors, Publication Date, and Page/Paragraph Number or Heading for more information.  

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