National News

Facebook, Instagram users reporting issues loading pictures

If you've had problems loading Facing or Instagram, you're not alone. According to DownDetector.com, Facebook has had technical issues since shortly after 8 a.m. East Coast time Wednesday morning.

Posted Updated
Facebook
By
Alfred Charles
, WRAL.com managing editor

If you've had problems loading Facing or Instagram, you're not alone.

According to DownDetector.com, Facebook users have reported technical issues since shortly after 8 a.m. East Coast time Wednesday morning.

Based on the outage map, it's a global glitch for Facebook with users all over the world reporting issues, which mainly revolve around an inability to post and load pictures on the social media platforms.

Instagram, which was acquired by Facebook in 2012, is also experiencing technical issues, according to DownDetector.com.

As a result of the outages, #FacebookDOwn and #InstagramDown were trending in the U.S.

There are over 1 billion daily users on the social media platforms, according to Facebook.

More On This

 Credits 

Copyright 2024 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.