Micro-blogging website and social media giant, Twitter, on late Thursday night, 11 July, reportedly faced a global outage after several users complained that the website did not open for them.
Puzzled users took the matter to other social media channels such as Facebook and Instagram, asking: is Twitter down?
Twitter Down ????
twitter being awfully glitchy right now, i can’t like, notifications and dms are broken… am i the only one?
The cause of this reported outage is yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, online service interruptions detector-website, Downdetector, reported over 1000 complains against Twitter around midnight.
A live outage map by the website showed areas severely affected are parts of United States and United Kingdom.
Places marked in red/yellow show affected areas where Twitter outage was reported.
In India, parts that were affected, according to Downdetector, include Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.
Places marked in yellow show affected areas where Twitter outage was reported.