Thousands of people have reported that Facebook and Instagram have crashed.
People have been trying to load their pages but are not getting past the login, or are only able to load certain pages.
‘Totally blank after having repeated issues…….total outage??’ Andy Milne wrote online.
Dolly Escuadra added: ‘What will the world do?’
Down Detector, which monitors websites for problems, says that the site is down across the UK and parts of the United States.
— Outage Report (@ReportOutage) October 11, 2017
— Sachin Bhatia (@bhatiasachin) October 11, 2017
Breaking News: Facebook goes down and global work productivity suddenly surges. #facebookdown
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