Minimum word count for the initial post is 250 words. Each post must be written in the student’s own words. Add citations and reference details per APA 7th edition requirements. If you need assistance learning about this formatting technique, please visit the OWL at Purdue website’s APA Formatting and Style Guide (7th Edition) Links to an external site.page. On the left side of the page are links for in-text citations and references. Please review those links. A search on YouTube will also bring up good resources.