Guide: How to cite a Website in MLA style

Guide: How to cite a Website in MLA style

Cite A Website in MLA style

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Use the following template to cite a website using the MLA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.


Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the MLA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.


Author Surname, Author Forename. 'Title'. N.p., Year Published. Web. Date Accessed . <http://Website URL>.


Comley, Pete. 'How Inflation Affects Your Everyday Life - Telegraph'. N.p., 2013. Web. 23 June 2014 . <>.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname)


From 2008 to 2011 the average UK household income has failed to increase, a likely result of higher unemployment and a rise in the below-inflation cost of living. (Comley)

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