Citation, Documentation of Sources

Q. How should one style the titles of blogs? Should they be headline capitalized? In quotation marks? Italicized? Some combination of these? Thank you.

A. Chicago uses italic type. Here’s an example (where “Blog” happens to be part of the title):

In a comment posted to The Becker-Posner Blog on March 6, 2006, Peter Pearson noted . . .

You can find examples of Chicago citation styles in our Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide.