You can use this tool to create shortened footnote/named reference for a given:
Additionaly, URL of many major news websites are supported. That includes:
The New York Times, BBC, Daily Mail, Daily Mirror, The Daily Telegraph, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, Bloomberg Businessweek, Financial Times, and The Guardian.
Note that there is always a chance of error in the generated output. Please check the results before using them on Wiki.
Found a bug or have a suggestion? Contact me on my talk page. (User:Dalba).