To cite the 'blogdown' package in publications use:

Xie Y, Dervieux C, Hill AP (2021). blogdown: Create Blogs and Websites with R Markdown. R package version 1.2,

Xie Y, Hill AP, Thomas A (2017). blogdown: Creating Websites with R Markdown. Chapman and Hall/CRC, Boca Raton, Florida. ISBN 978-0815363729,

Corresponding BibTeX entries:

    title = {blogdown: Create Blogs and Websites with R Markdown},
    author = {Yihui Xie and Christophe Dervieux and Alison Presmanes
    year = {2021},
    note = {R package version 1.2},
    url = {},
    title = {blogdown: Creating Websites with {R} Markdown},
    author = {Yihui Xie and Alison Presmanes Hill and Amber Thomas},
    publisher = {Chapman and Hall/CRC},
    address = {Boca Raton, Florida},
    year = {2017},
    note = {ISBN 978-0815363729},
    url = {},