Melody McKinnonOur Marketing Manger and Digital Editor in Chief, Melody (Wiggins) McKinnon, is a recognized Canadian writer in countless genres. The passion with which she devours information keeps her finger on the pulse and results in cutting edge, search-optimized content. Graphics design skills and an eye for placement compliments her work and turns it into a professional presentation.

Melody has an ambidextrous brain, both business/tech oriented and creative/artistic, infused with a talent for online business.  A truly perpetual learner, she holds more than 60 certifications revolving around business, eCommerce, retail, marketing, writing, communications, telecommunications, nutrition, biochemistry and general sciences. In 20+ years of doing business online in Canada and around the world, Melody has owned and/or operated educational, affiliate, and eCommerce websites offering both products and services. Her qualifications are provided in detail on LinkedIn.

Melody’s recent activities include:

  • eCommerce & Digital Marketing Communications Manager at
  • Content Marketing Manager at Business
  • Huffington Post Featured Contributor
  • Digital Media Director for Vitality Magazine
  • Marketing Project Manager at Subject 2 Change
  • Official Blogger at Petfood Industry Magazine (Marketing & Consumer Relations)
  • Part-time contractual eCommerce, online marketing & social media management for several small businesses and authors.
  • Online freelance and contractual “ghost” writing for a number of companies and publications.

You may also spot her on top websites such as,,,,,, Small Business BC, and Simon Fraser University Publishing, as well as in print.  Additionally, she has written on behalf of Fortune 500 companies, including Intel, and worked with countless recognized brands in a multitude of capacities.

Melody’s content has earned reference links from highly respected websites, such as Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Pets, the Canadian Digital Media Network (Government of Canada Networks of Centres of Excellence), The Conference Board of Canada, Bell Canada, Canon Canada Small Business Central, CIBC, the Canadian Professional Sales Association, Cision Canada, ClickNewz, the Digital Media Academy of Canada, Wikispaces Classroom, and in numerous infographics, slide presentations, etc.

Additionally, she has been cited in several university textbooks, including Fundamentals of Management, Pearson Canada (Ed. 8, 2016), Impact: A Guide to Business Communication, Pearson Canada (Ed. 9, 2017) and Public Relations Writing for the Canadian Practitioner, University of Toronto Press (2018).

Get In Touch

Melody invites additional career and freelance opportunities, remotely or in British Columbia, Canada. Contracted eCommerce management, online marketing & content management, digital communications, writing, full service blogging, info-products, newsletters, social media management, management level virtual assistant (VA) and other services are also available. You are encouraged to contact Melody directly at MelodyM{at}, via LinkedIn, or on her personal Twitter page @MelodyMcKinnon.

Seen in:

Industry Magazines

Fundamentals of Management Textbook Ed. 8 2016

The Huffington Post

2014 Global eBook Awards Judge

2014 Annual Global eBook Awards Judge in the Business & Leadership categories.

Judge of the Canadian Weblog Awards

On the Judging panel for the 2012 Canadian Weblog Awards





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