Patagonia is a region located at the southern end of South America, shared by Argentina and Chile. The region comprises the southern section of the Andes mountains as well as the deserts, steppes and grasslands east of this southern portion of the Andes. Colorado River is usually considered its northern boundary in Argentine territory. To the west, it includes the territory of Valdivia through Tierra del Fuego archipelago. Patagonia has two coasts a western one towards the Pacific Ocean and an eastern one towards the Atlantic Ocean. The name Patagonia comes from the word patagón The original word would probably be in Magellan's native Portuguese (patagão) or the Spanish of his men (patagón).
Posts about Patagonia
  • How To Get Your Blog In Shape For Summer

    … winter clothes, coats and snow gear for bright colored, light weight shorts and swimwear, spruce up your blog. Patagonia has a number of sport specific blogs (including Tumblrs). Here’s an example of their fly fishing blog. (BTW, did you know I used to sell fishing books? Yes it’s true.) Actionable Summer Ready Blog Tips: Improve blog search…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Blogging- 27 readers -
  • Understanding the power of owned and earned media in an ‘opt-in’ world

    … Marketing Institute? Australian Writers’ Centre? American Express? SouthWest Air? Patagonia? King Arthur Flour? Whole Foods Market? Firebrand Talent? Red Bull? HubSpot? Mayo Clinic? Nextview Ventures? Lady Gaga? SoulCycle? GoPro? Envato? Visage Mobile? Percolate? charity: water? Deloitte? Convince & Convert? Gary Vaynerchuk…

    Trevor Youngin Social Content- 17 readers -
  • Why Chilean Hyperlocal Network Mi Voz Succeeds Where Patch Failed

    … to Patagonia in the south. Of the 20 outlets, 15 are local dailies and five are topical magazines covering issues such as food and sports. Together they bring in a combined traffic of 3 million unique visitors per month in a nation of 17.5 residents. The initial goal was not to create a business, but to tell the stories from regions outside of Santiago…

    Street Fightin Twitter- 9 readers -
  • For better or worse, brands rock the midterm vote

    … So Twizzlers represent the Republicans and M&Ms represent the Democrats? There is so much happening here that it’s downright confusing. KFC Wings or Tenders with your Favorites Bucket? #GoVote2014 — KFC (@kfc) November 4, 2014 We’ll opt for the green party: a nice salad. White Castle Cast your #vote…

    Tanya Dua/ Digidayin Twitter- 2 readers -
  • Decoding Apple as a luxury tools company

    … on luxury, which is a fundamentally different promise than the optimal design of a tool. Patagonia is still a luxury tools company. The coats they sell cost more, but some professionals choose them regardless of brand, because in addition to tribal affiliation and the placebo that comes from buying a luxury good, they're still extraordinarily…

    Seth Godin/ Seth Godin's Blogin Social- 3 readers -
  • The NFL’s problems remind us that great brands are built, not bought

    … that are shifting our attention away from traditional paid advertising. Thanks to ubiquitous digital connections, brands can now leverage their own content rather than rely on paid advertising. This is where we see some of the most powerful case studies right now: Chipotle, Patagonia, Apple, Red Bull, Virgin America, Dove, Zappos and Amazon. Hundreds…

    Jeff Rosenblum/ Digidayin Social- 5 readers -
  • Highlights from Facebook Sustainability @ Scale

    …. Driving Sustainability Through Consumer Engagement: Two of the biggest levers a company has to scale sustainability are its consumer base and its employees. In a discussion moderated by Emma Stewart of Autodesk, Jonathan Atwood of Unilever, Jill Dumain of Patagonia and Susan Hunt Stevens of WeSpire spoke about how employee engagement programs, in-store…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 2 readers -
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