Citing a website that informed your college essay is a critical step in the writing process. They also lend credibility to academic writing by demonstrating the research that informed the content. Professors generally require students to follow a particular style guide when they write essays. Ask the professor which format she prefers, if she has not already announced her preference.
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You may have probably heard people talk about the importance of citation especially in articles or academic papers. But what do they mean when they talk of citations? Do you have any idea on how to cite a website in an essay? What are the various styles of citing a document?