Template:Cite web

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To use, enter this code:
{{cite web|url= |title= |site= |published= |retrieved=}}

The full code is as follows:
{{cite web|quote=|author=|url=|title=|site=|type=|published=|retrieved=}}

  • Quote: The quoted text from the site (optional)
  • Author: The name of the person who posted or published the text (optional)
  • Published: The date the text was posted or published (optional)
  • Retrieved: The date the article was accessed for the reference (optional)
  • URL: The direct URL to the page in question (required)
  • Title: The name of the article or document (required)
  • Site: The name of the site that the article or document is hosted on (required)
  • Type: The type of page you're linking to, if it is not a regular HTML page. You should then say in this field what type of document it is (eg. "PDF File", "Word Document", "PNG Image", etc.) (optional)


{{cite web|url= http://www.example.com |title= Example |site= Example website}}
Example, Example website.

{{Cite web|quote= Hello world!|author= John Smith |published= May 13, 2001 |retrieved= July 24, 2009 |url= http://testing.org/ |title= Hello! |site= Testing.Org}}
"Hello world!" — John Smith, Hello!, Testing.Org, published May 13, 2001, retrieved July 24, 2009.