Citation Guide

Blog and Discussion Board Post Examples: APA Format

Blog Post (APA Style Blog recommended format)

Author. (Date). Title of blog post [Blog post]. Retrieved from URL

Example:

Spofford, M. (2017, January 16). Packers QB Aaron Rodgers on cover of Sports Illustrated [Blog post]. Retrieved

     from http://blog.packers.com/2017/01/17/packers-qb-aaron-rodgers-on-cover-of-sports-illustrated/ 

Comment on a Blog Post (APA Style Blog recommended format)

Commenter's name. (Date). Re: Title of blog post [Blog comment]. Retrieved from URL

Example:

rodgers rules. (2017, January 17). Re: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers on cover of Sports Illustrated [Blog comment].

      Retrieved from http://blog.packers.com/2017/01/17/packers-qb-aaron-rodgers-on-cover-of-sports-illustrated/ 

Blackboard Discussion Board Post (Mohawk Valley Community College APA Citation Guide)

Name of person posting. (Date).Title of post. Document posted in Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Blackboard

     Discussion Board, Course, archived at: URL

Example:

Chapman, J. (2016, January 25). Discussion 2: Library help.  Document posted in Northeast Wisconsin Technical

     College Blackboard Discussion Board, English Composition 1, archived at: http://blackboard.nwtc.edu