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APA In-Text Citation General Guide

Citing references is an essential part of doing any academic or research papers. This system has two components: the in-text citation and the reference list. In this article, we will focus on in-text citations. In-text citations are meant to guide the readers in locating a specific source, so each one has a counterpart in the […]

APA Headings and Subheadings

The use of headings and subheadings give the readers a general idea of what to expect from the paper and leads the flow of discussion. These elements divide and define each section of the paper. APA recommends five-level heading structure based on the level of subordination. Levels Levels indicate the hierarchy of importance and scope […]

APA Reference Page

The main and simple purpose of the APA reference page is to ensure that the reader can locate and retrieve the sources cited in the paper. And because sources come in many different shapes and sizes, APA has guidelines on page structure for different kinds of publications that need to be attributed. Basic Rules of […]

How to Write an APA Format Title Page

When it comes to academic writing, most professors and editors require students and writers to follow the APA style. The APA writing format is an official style first developed 80 years ago by the American Psychological Association (thus the acronym).The APA style was designed by a group of social scientists who “wished to establish sound […]

APA Format Overview

Proper formatting is an essential part of any manuscript. This article will show you a detailed approach in formatting a manuscript using the American Psychological Association (APA) system. It will cover the general rules and specific guidelines for the APA body format.  What is the APA style? This formatting style, developed in 1929 by the […]