How to cite a Website in Elementa

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

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Citation Guide: Website in Elementa
Reference a Website in Elementa

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

Here’s an example Website citation in Elementa using placeholders.
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. 2000 Jan.1. Title. Publisher. Available at Accessed 2021Sep.22.
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

Elementa website citation:
Tran M. 2008 Nov.5. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. Available at Accessed 2021Sep.22.
Citing websites and links in Elementa is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in Elementa looks like this:
(Tran, 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Elementa Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in Elementa?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

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

How do you reference a Website in Elementa?

The Elementa 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 Elementa?

An in-text reference for a Website in Elementa is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname, 2000)
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