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MLA Citation Guide (MLA 8th edition): Advertisments

Citations examples on this page:

  • Advertisements in Print from a Magazine, Journal or Newspaper

Formatting

Hanging Indents:

All citations should be double spaced and have a hanging indent in a Reference List.

A "hanging indent" means that each subsequent line after the first line of your citation should be indented by 0.5 inches.

Hyperlinks:

It is acceptable for hyperlinks to be blue and underlined (live) or black without underlining.

All hyperlinks must include https://

Do not put a period after DOIs or hyperlinks.

Advertisements in Print from a Magazine, Journal or Newspaper

Name of Company That Owns the Product advertisement. Name of Magazine, Journal or Newspaper Where Advertisement Was Accessed, Date, p. Page number of advertisement.

Works Cited List Example

 Louis Vuitton advertisement. Vogue, Dec. 2015, p. 5. 

In-Text Citation Example

 (Name of Company That Owns the Product)

 Example: (Louis Vuitton)