Ever wondered how to…
Cite a tweet ?
Say you’re writing a paper on the use of social media. How do you cite the tweets you’ll be referencing?
The Modern Language Association has a straightforward formula that ends with “Tweet.”
Last name, First name (User Name).
“The complete tweet.” Date, Time. Tweet
Want an even easier way ?
By simply copying the Tweet URL into its field and clicking “convert”. This online tool creates an MLA format citation for use in your text editor.