Several outlets are reporting that Instagram is in the midst of a worldwide crash. Indeed, a glance a Twitter yields thousands of posts expressing dismay that the popular social media app is down.
Attempts to view Instagram on desktop results in a message from Facebook, which owns Instagram, explaining that, "sorry, something went wrong. We're working on it and we'll get it fixed as soon as we can."
The phone app, meanwhile, simply appears unable to refresh. Instagram itself has yet to issue a statement.
As with every Instagram crash, thousands of people have taken to other social media sites to share their reactions.
Instagram users waking up to Instagram not working #instagramdown https://t.co/AXz8VvdFbI— M&D (@M&D) 1560465068.0
Me going on Twitter since Instagram is down 🤦🏻♀️ #instagramisdown https://t.co/SsiekvKwcZ— Destiny (@Destiny) 1560465064.0
All of us leaving twitter and going back to instagram when it comes back up https://t.co/WwZbpW7Pvk— CEO of weird (@CEO of weird) 1560465552.0
Indeed, Instagram crashes are fodder for memes.
#instagramdown Everyone going back to Twitter once they noticed Instagram is down again: https://t.co/ePoAQTAadg— Angel *:･ﾟ✧ (@Angel *:･ﾟ✧) 1560465043.0
Both Instagram and Twitter are often the butt of jokes in such instances.
Stay tuned. We will update this article with more information as it becomes available.