Thank you! Your feedback helps us improve.

What are Goals?

With the help of the set goals feature, Grammarly can offer tailored writing suggestions that take your audience and writing style into account. Aside from the domain or type of the document, you can also select the intended audience, formality, tone, and intent of your writing. 

Note: At this time, the option to customize your default goals is not available. You will need to adjust your goals for every document. 

Audience

Prior to selecting this setting, determine who your target audience is. Selecting the appropriate option will help Grammarly provide tailored feedback about readability and clarity.

Formality 

The formality of your writing changes depending on the situation. This setting helps Grammarly understand whether the use of slang or colloquialisms is appropriate for a particular document or whether your writing is overly formal. 

Domain

This setting allows Grammarly to provide feedback based on the document type. We currently offer six domains. To learn more about this setting, check this article

Note: At this time, the option to select the domain is available to Premium, Business, and Grammarly @edu users only. 

Tone and Intent

The experimental tone and intent settings currently don’t impact the list of provided suggestions, but they help us understand what type of feedback you’d like to see in the future. 

The set goals feature is currently available in all Grammarly products except for the Grammarly iOS and Android mobile keyboards. For detailed instructions on how to adjust your goals in each product, follow one of the links below: 

You can also learn more about this feature by visiting this page.

Was this article helpful?
Tell us what you think. We promise to act on your feedback to make Grammarly's support pages even more helpful.
Have more questions? Submit a request