How do You Write Footnotes?

You write footnotes by including your citations on the page where they are described. These citations are put at the bottom (the foot) of the paper. In the olden days, this was a nightmare because it meant eyeballing a sheet of paper and keeping your fingers crossed that you left enough room at the bottom. Today, all word processing programs include a footnote feature that automatically inserts footnotes for you. You can find more information here: