In APA Writing Style, What Is a Hanging Indent?

Answer The American Psychological Association (APA) has specific formatting guidelines which can seem confusing at times. Once you understand why they are in place, applying these rules becomes much simpl... Read More »

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How to Insert a Hanging Indent?

A hanging indent indents all of the lines in a paragraph except for the first. Hanging indents are most often used for numbered and bulleted lists, but they also are used for bibliographies and cit... Read More »

How do you make a hanging indent?

Try this:1. Click in the paragraph you want to have hanging indent. If you want several paragraphs indented, select at least part of all of them.2. Right-click and select Paragraph.3. In the Speci... Read More »

How to put a hanging indent on a paragraph under a bullet on microsoft word?

The answer is to create a style that does this. First, change things to the way that you want. View the Ruler. Click the View Ruler icon over the vertical slider on the right side of the screen. Yo... Read More »

Do you indent when writing an essay?

According to both the CMS (Chicago Manual of Style) crib sheet by Dr. Abel Scribe PhD. and the Modern Language Association (MLA) guidelines cited at Capital Community College, each paragraph in an ... Read More »