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Social media

Before and during the Capital of Culture year it was possible to follow Umeå2014 through an Umeå2014 app and several other channels. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram were easy and useful tools for those who wished to contribute content in the form of comments and pictures.

Search for #umea2014 to see other users photos about the Capital of Culture year. The official Umeå2014 Instagram site:

Search for #umea2014 to see other users tweets about Umeå2014. The official Umeå2014 Twitter acccount:


Our official Facebook page is

Our YouTube channel is

Under the Flashbacks-section you can find feeds from Twitter and Instagram connected to events in the calendar. This is a way to highlight events through the eyes of the spectators.

The calendar was also available through an official app, where you also could share your experiences with others in an easy way.

Photo: The Q (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

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