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Citing Online Advertising & Business Sources in APA: Ad Age

This guide is intended to help Advertising students cite a variety of sources in Advertising and Business databases and industry resources using APA style.

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Advertising Age

Citing Advertising Age (Ad Age)

Citation Example


To cite a trade publication use the following structure:

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Date). Title of article. Title of Periodical, volume number(issue number), pages.

Dumenco, S. (2020, Sept 21). Madison Avenue's neverending diversity problem. Advertising Age, 91(19), 24.


DOIs: If the article does not have a DOI and is retrieved from a database, end the citation after the page number.