Patagonia

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

    … an entire article to the topic of reading like a writer. Not sure where to start? Check out the great books reading list from St. John’s College (in Annapolis and Sante Fe). Alternatively, Ryan Holiday is a massive reader. He shares his recent reading in a monthly summary. Actionable Summer Ready Blog Tip: Create a reading list. Stretch yourself…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Blogging- 33 readers -
  • Understanding the power of owned and earned media in an ‘opt-in’ world

    …, hallelujah! The savvy (personal and business) brands that ‘get’ this shift in consumer behaviour – that not only understand the mood of the marketplace but can keep up with it from an executional perspective – are the ones that increasingly will win hearts and minds of the people. Hello? Zappos anyone? Goulet Pens? Buffer? @Problogger? Content…

    Trevor Youngin Social Content- 19 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- 11 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 pic.twitter.com/rUQfikLZ77 — KFC (@kfc) November 4, 2014 We’ll opt for the green party: a nice salad. White Castle Cast your #vote…

    Tanya Dua/ Digidayin Twitter- 3 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- 7 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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