What is Grammarly?

The Grammarly brand strapline is “Great Writing, Simplified”. So what is Grammarly?

Grammarly’s AI-powered writing assistant is built to help you communicate more powerfully. It’s used to ensure bold, clear, mistake-free writing.

The intended outcomes are written communications—whether a blog post, social media post, email, or memo—that are polished, professional, and mistake-free.

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Grammarly FAQs

How much is Grammarly?

Grammarly has three plans – Free, Premium, and Business.
Free costs nothing, as you would expect.
At the time of writing, the Premium plan starts at $11.66 per month and the Business plan starts at $12.50. You can check here for the latest Grammarly prices.

Who owns Grammarly?

Grammarly was founded in 2009 by Max Lytvyn, Alex Shevchenko, and Dmytro Lider. Initially focused on supporting students, the platform has evolved to meet a wider mainstream audience’s needs.
The current ownership split is unclear, but the Grammarly website states that venture capitalists such as General Catalyst have injected over $200 million of funding.

Does Grammarly check for plagiarism?

The Plagiarism module is available with the Premium and Business Plans. It isn’t available with the Free Plan.

Does Grammarly work with Google Docs?

Yes, Grammarly works with Google Docs. It also works with Outlook, Gmail, Messenger, Facebook, and many other applications and platforms.

Does Grammarly work with the Brave Browser?

Grammarly works with Chrome and by proxy Chromium web browsers, including Brave.
However, since Brave utilizes “Shields” to block tracking, you have to disable “Shields” for both the site you are working on and the Grammarly App.

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