Q. How do I cite an advertisement?


To cite an advertisement, use the print or online format below, depending on where you found the ad:

Print Ad:

Name of Company. (Year, Month). Title of image [Advertisement]. Title of Magazine, volume(issue), page number.

Internet Ad:

Name of Company. (Year). Title of image [Advertisement]. Retrieved from ...

For more examples:

  • View the APA Help Guide.
  • Look at the References and In-Text Citation Examples.
  • Look under Other and find Images.

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  • Last Updated May 17, 2018
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