How to cite a Website in Arachne

Use this template to cite a Website in the Arachne citation style.

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Citation Guide: Website in Arachne
Reference a Website in Arachne

How do you cite a Website in the Arachne referencing style?

Here’s an example Website citation in Arachne using placeholders.
Author1 LastnameA.F. & Author2 LastnameA.F. (2000): Title. Available from: (May 9, 2021).
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

Arachne website citation:
Tran, M. (2008): Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Available from: (May 9, 2021).
Citing websites and links in Arachne is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in Arachne looks like this:
Tran (2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Arachne Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in Arachne?

You can very easily reference a Website in the “Arachne” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

Yes — Use a Arachne reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Website in Arachne?

The Arachne reference for a Website is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Website in Arachne?

An in-text reference for a Website in Arachne is done like this:
Author1 Lastname & Author2 Lastname (2000)
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