Wesley Salazar

Wesley Salazar

The Spruce

Wesley Salazar is a Contract Senior Commerce Editor for The Spruce who specializes in content focused on appliances, cleaning, organizing, and home tech. She joined Dotdash Meredith in November 2022. She has many years of editing experience under her belt, and she has written and edited commerce content since 2019. Most recently, she was an editor at BDG Media.


  • Wesley has edited a wide range of commerce content spanning product categories such as lifestyle, home, tech, health, fashion, and beauty.
  • She started her career in book publishing.
  • She is settling into her life as a homeowner—and tackling all the home improvement projects she can on nights and weekends.


Before joining The Spruce in November 2022, Wesley served as an Associate Commerce Editor at BDG Media, where she wrote and edited shopping guides, listicles, and reviews across product categories for Bustle, Elite Daily, Inverse, Mic, Nylon, and Romper. Prior to her work at BDG Media, Wesley served as the editor of Brightly, a website inspired by kids’ books and the readers who love them. She began her career as a marketer and publicist for fiction and nonfiction books at Penguin Random House.


Wesley has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Barnard College.

Education: Barnard College
Location: Remote / Hudson Valley, NY
Title: Contract Senior Commerce Editor

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce reaches 32 million people each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy advice by certified experts for your home and garden.