3. How do you properly use footnotes?

If you’re working with Microsoft Word, inserting footnotes is quite easy, Just follow these steps:

  1. Place your cursor where you would like the superscript to appear.
  2. Under the References tab, click Insert Footnote. This will make the superscript appear in the text, where you placed your cursor.
  3. The corresponding number will be automatically inserted in the footer of your text.
  4. In the footer of the text, add your footnote citation.

4. How to use footnotes and endnotes in essays?

To insert a footnote or endnote in a Microsoft Word document, you need to:

  • Go to References > Footnotes on the main ribbon
  • Select either Insert Footnote or Insert Endnote as required
  • Type your note in the newly created footnote/endnote