My name’s Melanie. I’m a writer and content strategist.

>   Razorfish

Currently, I’m a Content Strategist in Razorfish’s Austin office. I help our clients plan and create compelling content for their digital channels.

>   Rackspace Hosting

I served as Senior Content Strategist for rackspace.com. In that role, I helped plan, write, edit, and maintain content for the website.

>   cPanel

I wrote technical documentation (user manuals, API docs, and UI copy) for control panel software for Linux servers. I also managed a team of technical writers.

>   Crutchfield

For four years, I worked as a copywriter for this venerable consumer electronics catalog, as well as its website.

>   RELEVANT Magazine

RELEVANT has published several of my artist interviews, reviews, and even a devotional article.

>   Foreword Magazine

I wrote book reviews for Foreword (and its Clarion service for self-published authors) for seven years.

>   Highland Lakes Business Journal

When I lived in the Texas Hill Country, I wrote articles about local businesses, which were published in this newspaper. I also researched and wrote articles for its sister publications, The Picayune and The River Cities Tribune.

>   Aether Logistics

This now-defunct software company specialized in creating custom applications for handheld devices. I got to learn lots about software development when I created a complete user guide from scratch. I also wrote use cases and other internal documentation.

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