Using MLA style for your personal blog has several advantages:
MLA style is reader friendly. It uses in-text citations and avoids bibliographic notes, so the reader won’t have to switch between your prose and notes that appear elsewhere (usually at the bottom of the page but sometimes in online contexts along the side or in hover text).
MLA style is focused on people and their work. MLA in-text citations also foreground the humanistic aspects of sources, keying to the author of a work and, when needed for clarity, the title (instead of the date).
MLA style is streamlined. Citations are kept to a minimum,
Published 24 December 2018