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This template is used to cite sources online, in website or online article format. This template is based on Template:Cite web at Wikipedia.

Usage

{{cite web
| url = 
| title = 
| format = 
| image = 
| imagelink = 
| accessdate = 
| author = 
| coauthors = 
| publisher = 
| date = 
| archiveurl = 
| archivedate = 
| quote = 
}}

Parameters

url
A link to the citation.
title
The title used for the citation; if no article/video title is available, the HTML-set title of the webpage may be used instead.
format
Optional; the format the citation is in. This can range from a video, to a blog/news article, to a forum thread.
image
Optional; the file name for a website's logo, for sites like YouTube, Twitter, Reddit, Wikipedia, Hasbro/Nerf, other toy websites, or popular Nerf sources (BlasterHub, NerfCenter, etc.). (ie: Maverick.png.)
imagelink
Optional; the website domain name, if an image is used. (ie: https://fandom.com.)
accessdate
The date that the citation was accessed/added to the article.
author
The author of the citation; if there are multiple authors, list the first one here. Authors should be listed as "last name, first initial", such as "Washington, G."
coauthors
Any additional authors who worked on the citation.
publisher
The publisher of the citation, usually a news provider, blog, or web service (ie: YouTube, Twitter, Reddit).
date
The date the citation was published. Should be listed as "year-month (with zero)-day (with zero)", such as "2012-02-14".
year, month
An alternative if a specific date cannot be pinpointed. Year and month of publishing, respectively.
archiveurl
Optional; for use with the Wayback Machine. The archived URL should be put here, rather than in the url parameter.
archivedate
Optional; for use with the Wayback Machine. The date the URL was archived in the Wayback Machine.
quote
A specific quote from the source in question, if a few lines of text can support what you need a reference for.

Example

{{cite web |url=http://www.blasterlabs.com/2014/07/buzz-bee-air-warriors-fall-2014-line/ |title=Buzz Bee Air Warriors Fall, 2014 Line-up Detailed |format=Article |accessdate=2019-04-02 |author= Mindemann, P.|publisher=BlasterLabs |date=2014-07-18|archiveurl= https://web.archive.org/web/20151210030906/http://www.blasterlabs.com/2014/07/buzz-bee-air-warriors-fall-2014-line/|archivedate=2015-12-10}}

Mindemann, P. (2014-07-18). Buzz Bee Air Warriors Fall, 2014 Line-up Detailed (Article). BlasterLabs. Archived from the original on 2015-12-10. Retrieved on 2019-04-02.


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