APA 6th Referencing Guide — Instagram

University of Huddersfield

APA Referencing Guide — Instagram

Format and order
  • Author(s)/ organisation. (family name, comma followed by initials, with full stop and space after each initial OR organisation, followed by full stop, unless screen name included)
  • [Author(s)/ organisation screen name if known]. (in square brackets followed by full stop)
  • (Date of publication). (year followed by comma, followed by the month and day, in round brackets followed by full stop)
  • Title
  • [Instagram]. (followed by type of communication, e.g. post, photo, video, in square brackets followed by full stop)
  • Retrieved from URL (if available)
In-text citation

"Huddersfield has it all – beautiful countryside, live music and world cuisine" (University of Huddersfield, 2018).

Reference list

University of Huddersfield [huddersfielduni]. (2018, August 30). There's lots to do in Huddersfield – from exciting theatre to great nightlife, live music to world cuisine [Instagram post]. Retrieved from https://www.instagram.com

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