Do you put running head on all pages?

General APA Guidelines Include a page header (also known as the running head) at the top of every page. For a professional paper, this includes your paper title and the page number. For a student paper, this only includes the page number. To create a page header/running head, insert page numbers flush right.

What page does the running head go on?

The running head is a shortened form of the title of your paper that appears in uppercase letters at the top left of each page of your manuscript. It helps to identify the pages of your paper and keep them together (without using your name, in case you’re submitting it for blind review).

How do you add a running head and page number in APA?

Select the Header section of your document by going to the insert tab OR you can double click at the top of the page for header section to pop up.In the Header & Footer tools design tab, check the box next to “Different first page”.To insert a page number on your first page: go to the Header & Footer group.

How can I add a page number without deleting the header?

On the Header & Footer Tools Design tab, in the Options group, select the check box for Different First Page. Insert page numbers in the top right corner of your paper and in the top left corner, type Running head: TITLE. This title is abbreviated.