Do you know, Inefficiency in English grammar is affecting our success in writing, reading, and speaking? So, today I'm here to share a most usable and trustworthy grammar checker tool with all of you
Grammarly Premium is a most recommended tool for Bloggers, Students, and for teachers too. So, today I'm here with an honest Grammarly Review so that I'll give you some reasons to use Premium Grammarly Account.
This tool is outstanding, and its results are fantastic and unbelievable. Seriously, I'm using Grammarly Premium account from last 2-3 months, and my writing skill has improved now compare of before.
So, the tool is the father of every other online grammar checker tool that's why I thought to write a review of Grammarly.
In this Grammarly review, I'll focus on Pros and Cons of it, and also I'll tell you, how to use Grammarly to improve your writing skills and to write like professionals without any grammatical error.
What is Grammarly - Grammarly Review?According to the official site, they claim, Grammarly is the world's best online tool that improves your skills of writing and proofreads your content too.
Within few seconds, It'll give you list of all the grammatical mistakes that you make while writing the content.
These all errors might be silly mistakes such as using "to" instead of "too" or forgetting to add prepositions where needed.
The Grammarly tool also provides Plagiarism checker and vocabulary suggestion tool.
According to the article of Wikipedia, Grammarly is a writing improvement platform. It's proofreading, and plagiarism resources check for blogger's and writer's adherence to more than 250 grammar rules.
Grammarly Review - How to Use it?Grammarly is providing Both Free and Premium account to users. It means If you don't want to pay for the premium account, then you can also signup for a free account.
To use it's free plan, just download the extension which is available for several browsers such as Chrome, Mozilla, and Safari, but there are some limitations in the free program.
Grammarly browser extension will assist you in Facebook (When you'll write any status or comment.) and on many other sites too. If you're a Blogger, then it is a weapon that can attract your readers and make them love your writing skill.
Okay, Now I will tell you, how it works!
1. Using Grammarly's Browser Extension (Download Here)If you're a free user, then you can also download and use browser's extension of Grammarly. As I've mentioned above, It is only available for Chrome, Safari, and Mozilla Firefox, so you need to download one of this browser to use it otherwise you can't work with it.
In the below-attached screenshot, you can see that I've written few words in Blogspot's Post editor and I've also installed the Grammarly extension on Chrome browser.
So, You can see, it is automatically scanning the words which I've written and shown me the number of errors (Critical & Advanced) which I've made while writing the content on hover. So, If you will see these errors then you can correct it by click on that button and a pop-up will open your browser.
So, you can see in the above screenshot your whole content is visible, and available to edit with the underlined error on the left side, and the exact answer on the right side.
Another fantastic work of Grammarly is that it doesn't only correct your grammatical mistakes such as spelling errors or punctuation mistakes but also notify you if you've used any passive voice sentence and suggest you convert that to active voice.
Seriously, I'm in love with Grammarly's premium account.
2. Using Grammarly's Web Version.Using extension of Grammarly is a very nice way to write perfectly but what if you're not a blogger and you're an article writer or student.
For example, If you're an article writer & using the MS Word to writing and providing Word file to your clients, or you're a student who writes a lot of essays on the daily basis. Then you've to make your content free from grammatical mistakes.
At some moments, you don't want to use extension because you feel dull and want to use Grammarly's web interface to correct grammatical errors. So, here are few steps that you need to follow, If you want to use the internet interface of Grammarly.
Step 1] First of all, You need to create a Grammarly account, you can select the free version to check that is it useful for you or not.
Step 2] Once you log in after creating the account, you'll see something like below screenshot on your PC screen.
Step 3] You can either upload any existing document or click on New button to copy and paste your written stuff.
Step 4] After Uploading/Pasting, Grammarly editor will scan your all content to make it proofread.
You can see in the below screenshot; There are many errors and Plagiarism.
Step 5] Now click on the correct button to make your whole content free from grammar errors.
So, by following all above steps, You can quickly check, Is it free from grammar errors? Is it unique?
Hmm, This one is another fantastic feature of Grammarly. You can use Add-In of Grammarly in Microsoft word to Proofread your article. When you first-time login to your account then you'll see a notification "Download the Grammarly Add-In now" just like as below screenshot.
3. Using Add-In of Grammarly in Microsoft Word.
But keep in mind that the Add-In of Grammarly will only work If you're a Premium user.
Here're few steps to download the Grammarly's Add-In on your PC/Computer. (Steps are simple as you install any other software in your PC.)
Step 1] Download the setup and then double-click on the downloaded setup file. (.exe file)
Step 2] Now select both options, Microsoft and Outlook and click on install button.
Step 3] After installing the Add-In, Login to Grammarly using your email id and Password to activate it. (Only Premium Account)
Step 4] Now, Open Microsoft Word or Outlook & you'll see the Grammarly option in the Menubar.
Step 5] Now, Activate this add-in to work on Microsoft Word & Outlook to make your content proofread.
Add-In feature of Grammarly will also show you some unnecessary words that can be removed from your content, or you can also ignore them and keep those words in your article.
Free VS Premium Version of Grammarly.As I've already said that Grammarly provides us two type of different accounts, Free version, and Premium version. Premium one is coming with a lot of extra features which are quite useful for every Blogger, student, teachers, and writers.
Whenever you'll signup, it will ask you if you want to use the free version or a premium one.
With the Free version of Grammarly, You can check 100 points of grammar, punctuation errors, and contextual spelling. The free version will work anywhere on the web with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari browsers.
If you're an article writer and you always write articles, the free version is good for you.
But in case you're getting articles from other authors, then you need to upgrade your account to the premium version to check the Plagiarism and Vocabulary enhancement which features are not available in the free version.
The premium Plans of Grammarly starts at $8.75/month when you will buy it with a yearly plan. Click this link to activate this offer.
Great Features of Premium VersionGrammarly is not only a tool to proofread your article and make your content free of grammatical mistakes, but it will also assist you with many other great features, such as Plagiarism Checker & Vocabulary enhancement.
1. Plagiarism CheckerI already told you above in this article that if you're an article writer or hired some writers, then it is a must having tool for you.
When you hired some writers to write content for your blog, then how you can check, is the article you've purchased is unique or not? So, here in this case you need a tool that can test the content you brought is copied or unique.
So, Grammarly offers to its customers Plagiarism Checker tool along with many other Grammar tools. You can activate this feature from the left-hand sidebar options. Whenever you enable this feature on you, Grammarly will scan the whole article and compare it with their database of 8 billion pages to check and show you if it is unique or unoriginal.
You can see in the above screenshot how Grammarly's Plagiarism Checker Tool works and tell us that content we're writing is copied because I've copied it from another web page to show you a demo.
2. Vocabulary EnhancementThe next feature Grammarly provides us is Vocabulary Enhancement.
The vocabulary enhancement feature is one of my favorite feature of Grammarly Premium because Grammarly scans our whole content and tell us that we've used same words again and again in the article.
This feature not only stops here because Vocabulary Enhancement also suggests the same meaning of words to use instead of that words we've used again and again in our content.
You can activate this feature from the left-hand sidebar options. Look below screenshot for more information.
My Self Experience with GrammarlyI'm from last 1.5 year in the Blogging field and to be honest, When I started my career in this area, my grammar is too weak.
My mentors advised me to use MS Word to write mistake free content but now when I used Grammarly's extension and its Web Version my biggest headache of using MS Word has stopped.
Seriously, I want to say big thanks to developer team of Grammarly who made such an excellent Grammarly tool.
Being a Blogger, I'm in love with Grammarly tool because it not only make my content free from errors but also my grammar has improved, and my writing skills have raised.
If you don't believe me then you can check my previous articles of month June-July, 2016, you can find a lot of spelling mistakes and a rough writing skill.
My most favorite features are Plagiarism Checker, Vocabulary Enhancement, Wordiness, Colloquial Speech, and Punctuation errors.
I also use its MS Word Add-In feature to write content without using any browser.
Grammarly also offers us desktop software that makes it easier to use.
So, you can use Grammarly on Your Blog's Post editor, Facebook, AND it's web version to make your content free from grammatical errors, and if you don't have any internet connection then you can also use its Computer software. Is it not a cool tool?
Advantages & Little Disadvantages of Grammarly
|Grammarly is an excellent tool itself and has tons of services for us. I mostly like four benefits such as;||There are not any disadvantage regarding its functionality, but there are a couple of problems that I know some people are facing while using Grammarly which are given below.|
|Plagiarism Checker - Google might consider that content is unique or copied while ranking and indexing your Blog articles. According to Pro. Bloggers, Google can penalize your Blog's post if the plagiarism score is over than 30%. So this can be useful for you when you hire someone to write your articles or while copying quotations & statements of other Bloggers in your post content.||Accesibility of Grammarly is not available when you don't have a working internet connection to use Grammarly in a way to make its best use.|
|It can correct over 250 types of Spelling, Punctuation Vocabulary, and Grammar errors.||Use of the web app space - After logging into the Grammarly dashboard, the navigation bar, and options panels are fixed, and footer section's area is also fixed for no reason at all. So, it is reducing the workspace to some extent.|
|Availability of Grammarly - You can use it as a web app, Microsoft Add-In, Computer Software, and using its extension.||-|
|Highly Better Than MS Word - While checking the spelling and the Grammatical errors, I must say it is much better than MS Word.||-|
Author's Final Words on Grammarly ReviewBeing a Blogger If you want to boost your ranking on Google SERPs, I must recommend you to use Grammarly to write error-free articles.
When I checked my previous articles when I was not using Grammarly, then I found dozens of spelling errors, Grammatical mistakes, and Accidental Plagiarism that was the biggest issue in my Blog post rankings.
Grammarly does that it promises; My mind was blown when I used it the first time by seeing its features of picking up errors in an article.
If you've used it, then please share your experience in the below comment section.
Have you ever faced any problem while using Grammarly? If you faced any issue, then let me know, but I'm sure that nobody has faced any problem.
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