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APA 6th Edition: Basics: Website

Basic examples for citing sources in APA style for undergraduates or those with little experience using APA.

Entire Website

According to the APA manual (6th ed.), you do not need to cite entire websites in the reference list.  In the body of the paper, provide the name of the site and URL. 

For example, the sentence below may appear within the body of a paper: 


However, entire websites, such as HealthCare.gov, would not be included in the reference list.

Web page no author