Facebook, Instagram suffer outages

Facebook, Instagram suffer outages

Some users of Facebook and Instagram and other internet sites are experiencing issues with access and posting.

And while the company acknowledged the problem, it didn't immediately provide answers about the cause or when the service might return to normal.

It was unclear when the issue might be resolved.

- Facebook and Instagram were down on Wednesday, according to users worldwide.

KNOE has not been able to post on Facebook since just after 11 a.m. Messaging services are also being affected.

"As with almost every Facebook outage, users headed to Twitter with the hashtag #facebookdown quickly becoming the top trending topic in the United States", according to USA Today.

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Facebook seems to be down in various forms particularly for those who are trying to log in on desktop.

No, you're not the only one who can not post to Facebook or Instagram.

The outages are mainly in the US, UK, India, Philippines and parts of Latin America.

Its Facebook outage map showed hotspots in the heavily populated areas of the United States, in northern Europe including the UK, and also instances in the UAE.

Facebook takes to Twitter to explain outages.

Akvile DeFazio, a social media advertiser with her own agency, Akvertising, says she has been in touch with Facebook representatives. Many report being unable to post, share, or like. WhatsApp, Facebook's other messaging app, had similar problems. That outage was the second time that month.

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