Citation Guide

Blog Post: Basic APA Format & Example

Format Recommended by APA Style Blog:

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: Basic APA Format & Example

Format Recommended by APA Style Blog:

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: Basic APA Format & Example

Format Recommended by 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