Grammarly in Google Docs: How to Use It

 Grammarly in Google Docs: How to Use It

Grammarly in Google Docs: How to Use It

Many people use Google Docs as a word processor for everything from articles to emails. Writing is difficult, so many people rely on Docs' built-in spell checker to help them improve their writing. The built-in spell checker is adequate, but third-party services may provide better suggestions. Grammarly is one of the best Google Chrome extensions for checking your spelling and grammar. And if you've recently replaced your laptop with a high-end Chromebook, you're likely missing Microsoft Word's Editor and other advanced features. Don't worry, Grammarly is a fantastic addition to Google Docs that competes with Microsoft Editor.


Grammarly Installation

You must first install Grammarly before you can use it.


Launch Google Chrome.

Chrome Web Store's home page

Go to the Grammarly extension's page.

Select the Add to Chrome option.

Grammarly's webpage in the Chrome Web Store

Tap the Add extension button in the dialog box that appears.

Dialog box for adding Grammarly extension

When you install the extension, a new tab appears, prompting you to sign in or create a Grammarly account.

Grammarly sign in or account creation page

Grammarly is now installed in your Chrome browser. Grammarly can be installed in other popular browsers such as Safari, Edge, and Firefox, but Chrome will provide the best experience.


How to Make Grammarly Work in Google Docs

Now that Grammarly is installed, let's make sure it's activated and ready to use in Google Docs.


Launch a Google Doc.

In the upper-right corner of your browser, click the Grammarly extension icon.

A Google Doc with the Grammarly sidebar open and a suggestion in the sidebar expanded

Setting objectives: Grammarly allows you to set writing objectives. You can set objectives for your piece's audience, formality, domain, and intent. Depending on whether you're a free or premium subscriber, you'll have different options for each goal. To change these objectives, open the Grammarly Sidebar and click the target with an arrow at the top.

The Grammarly Create a Google Doc with goal options.

Brush up on your grammar.

Grammarly in Google Docs is a quick and easy way to improve your writing. Simply install and enable it, and you're ready to go. Yes, Google Docs is a powerful tool, and with some of our favorite Google Docs tips and tricks, you can make it even more useful.

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