Many people took to Twitter as their only alternative, with some making fun of the inevitable migration. A recent post from the official Facebook Twitter account assures users that the team is working on resolving the various errors plaguing Facebook as well as its related services and platforms.
"We know this is frustrating, and our team is hard at work to resolve this ASAP". However, we were able to post some of our news stories to our Facebook page from our website.
Complaints about problems with Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are piling up elsewhere. We're now roughly five hours into this outage, according to Facebook's developer dashboard (which, surprise, also keeps going down intermittently), and we're no closer to knowing why or when apps will come back online.
Facebook users logging on to social media site reported getting a message stating that the site was doing "required maintenance".
Akvile DeFazio, a social media advertiser with her own agency, Akvertising, says she has been in touch with Facebook representatives. We've reached out to Facebook and Instagram to learn more.
‘Brazen’ cardinal Pell sentenced to six years in jail for chairboy abuse
Kidd said as archbishop Pell would have "cast a powerful shadow" and thought he could control the situation if caught. Disgraced Cardinal George Pell on Wednesday was sentenced to six years in an Australian prison for child sex crimes.
When will Storm Gareth hit and how bad will it be?
A Met Office yellow weather alert for wind will come into force in Flintshire from 9pm this evening through to 3pm on Wednesday. A clearance may develop over more northern counties during the afternoon, but the rain looks likely to continue further south.
AP Assembly election to be held on April 11
The state of Karnataka, that sends 28 MPs to the Lok Sabha, will vote in general elections in two phases. The last date of nomination of first phase polling will be March 25".
Downdetector.com has seen a spike in problem reports since about 11:00 CST.
Instagram users have reported being unable to refresh the feed, log in, or access the desktop site.
According to downdector.com, which monitors websites, the outages started around midnight on Thursday in parts of the USA, parts of Europe, Australia and elsewhere.
"Yo Facebook & Instagram, you done with not working today?"
Updated Both Google and Facebook suffered outages Wednesday, with the Chocolate Factory leading the way and seemingly fixing its issues just as Zuck's network became decidedly antisocial.