Facebook, Instagram and other platforms back online after experiencing issues worldwide

Social media platforms were back online Wednesday evening after experiencinga bit of a meltdown earlier in the day.

Facebook (FB), Instagram, WhatsApp and Twitter had all experienced various issues. But a Facebook spokesperson said Wednesday evening that its problems were fixed.”

Earlier today, some people and businesses experienced trouble uploading or sending images, videos and other files on our apps,” the spokesperson said in a statement to CNN Business. “The issue has since been resolved and we should be back at 100% for everyone.”

Facebook-owned Instagram said its issues were also fixed.”

We’re back!” Instagram said in a tweet. “The issue has been resolved and we should be back at 100% for everyone. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.”

Twitter, meanwhile, tweeted via its support account that it was “almost at 100% resolved. There may be some residual effects for a small group of people, but overall your DMs should be working properly now. We appreciate your patience!”

See full article from CNN below

https://edition.cnn.com/2019/07/03/tech/facebook-instagram-not-working-trnd/index.html