Permanently protected template

Template:Format footnotes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Template documentation[view] [edit] [history] [purge]


Use {{Format footnotes|date=May 2018}} to alert editors to articles with improperly formatted or non-formatted citations.

  • A bot will add the date for you at a later time if you forgot.


Use in an article with citations like:

Australia has a government Australian Government.


Australia has a governmentsee footnote 1

A standard, correct way of formatting this citation would be:

Australia has a government (Australian Government Press Agency, 2009).


Australia has a government.[1]


  1. ^ Australian Government Press Agency (25 November 2009). "Australian Government". Retrieved 25 November 2009. 

See also

Retrieved from ""
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia :
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Template:Format footnotes"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA