Apa Guidelines Cover Page. The title page is always number 1 Make the title short and clear Start 3-4 lines from the top of the page APA7 suggests a title of no more than 12 words. The equivalent resource for the older APA 6 style can be found here.
It is usually composed of four paragraphs. On the cover page the header should always read Running head. Author note format An author note in a professional paper can be found at the bottom of the cover page.
Title page setup is covered in Section 23 of the APA Publication Manual Seventh Edition This guidance has been revised from the 6th edition.
In this case APA style cover page will include a brief summary of the authors academic achievements and hisher contact information. APA Sample Student Paper APA Sample Professional Paper This resource is enhanced by Acrobat PDF files. Follow the guidelines described next to. Include a page header also known as the running head at the top of every page.