On the first page only, the running head is also preceded by the words Running head and a colon. On all other pages, just the running head itself and the page number appear, without the words Running head: . Our APA Style FAQ addresses how to set up a different header on the first page , and there are also instructions available on Microsoft’s webpage for Word 2003 and Word 2007 and 2010 . If you use other word-processing software, please feel free to share links or instructions in the comments. Finally, you can see examples of the running head format in our APA Style sample papers .