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“. . . And we’re back!”

by • June 21, 2013

Hello, world! I know, I know—it’s been a while. We took a break from our regular posting to review and revamp the Grammarly blog. (What do you think?) Whether you are a fan of Grammarly already, or you are curious to learn more about us, we’re confident that there will be something of interest to you in our new blog, Glossophilia: Grammarly’s Blog on Love of Language. You’ll find the usual stories about grammar, language, and writing—but with enhanced features such as indexing of past posts, social media integration, and even more written… MORE →

Grammarly.com Nominated for 2013 Webby Awards

by • April 11, 2013

At Grammarly, we like nothing better than to hear success stories from writers all over the world—from students getting better grades, to professionals accelerating their career progress, to language learners improving their written English. We know that your success is our success, and vice versa. That’s why we wanted to share some recent market recognition: Grammarly was chosen as a finalist in the 5th Annual Shorty Industry Awards for Best Overall Brand Presence on Facebook Grammarly CEO Brad Hoover was selected as a semi-finalist in Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year… MORE →

“Like” our Facebook page? You’ll want to read this.

by • March 26, 2013

  Do you know what Grammarly has in common with brands such as Dr. Pepper, Cartoon Network, Maybelline, Game of Thrones, and Purina? We are thrilled to announce that Grammarly has been selected as a finalist in the fifth annual Shorty Industry Awards as the Best Overall Brand Presence on Facebook. The Shorty Awards honor the best in social media, recognizing the people and organizations producing real-time short content in the social web. Since launching our Facebook fan page in mid-2010, Grammarly has experienced tremendous growth; we currently provide more than… MORE →

Grammarly Announces Winner of $1,000 Scholarship

by • February 22, 2013

In mid-January, Grammarly launched its first-ever scholarship essay competition, encouraging students to share their thoughts on grammar. We received an overwhelming response from students of all ages, in all disciplines, who wrote about topics ranging from the profound impact of texting on spelling and grammar, to the quality of writing instruction in public schools. After perusing your essays, Grammarly is delighted to announce the $1,000 scholarship winner: David Ahia. David’s “punny” essay, which describes a time that spelling bruised his confidence, is not only well-written, but it tells a compelling story… MORE →

March Forth: We Want YOU to Participate in National Grammar Day

by • February 22, 2013

Do grammar mistakes drive you crazy? Do you appreciate a perfectly placed vocabulary word? March 4, 2013 is National Grammar Day — an annual celebration of language. In preparation, Grammarly is interested in learning about how writers are writing in your neighborhood. Capture a photo of exceptional, funny, or awkward writing, and share it with Grammarly by March 1, 2013. Your photo may be featured on Grammarly’s Facebook page, and it will be entered for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card. Grammarly’s National Grammar Day Photo Contestwill take… MORE →