In-text citations


A recent post on Telstra's Facebook page was ...3

Direct quote

Place direct quotes between double quotation marks " " and provide a paragraph number.

"All men must dial. What a deal. Get in quick."6

Full note

3. All Men Must Dial, post to Telstra’s Facebook page, June 27, 2016 (8.53 p.m.), accessed July 20, 2016,

Subsequent notes

6. All Men Must Dial, Facebook post, para. 1.


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