Grammarly is a grammar and spell checker that can be integrated into your browser to check anything you write online. Errors in anything you type online can be caught in real time with this tool. From writing a post in WordPress, creating a Tweet to writing an email, this tool will highlight any errors(similar to Microsoft Word) and give you options to correct them.
If you are a non-native English writer… this is absolutely essential!
Adding Grammarly in your Chrome Browser, to use LIVE!
Go to Grammarly Homepage.
When you see this icon in your browser, it means that the extension is successfully installed.
How Grammarly Works
As you type something on any site online, you’ll see a red underline when Grammarly detects an error. When you place your cursor on this word with error, you’ll be presented with several options to correct it.
Example when you are writing an email…
If everything is ok, you’ll see this icon.
If something is wrong with what you have written, you’ll see this…
And when you are writing your blog post, it will help you identify and get rid of errors…
How Grammarly Makes you a Better Blogger
You’ll find out your Bad Writing Habits
Most writers have their own bad writing habits. Examples are the incorrect use of prepositions and punctuation. These will not be addressed if you are not aware of the problem. With Grammarly, you’ll soon discover these habits to give yourself a chance to gradually correct them in your writing habits rather than as an afterthought.
Learn to Break Up Sentences
A lot of established writers suggest that it’s better for the readers’ comprehension to use shorter and cleaner sentences. Grammarly can help you address this as it detects long or run-on sentences. When you are able to pinpoint this problem, it will be easier to deal with it.