For those of you who frequent social media, you may have noticed Facebook was having a few issues this morning. And by issues, we mean the ENTIRE SITE WAS DOWN.
So, of course, Twitter had a field day…
— CNET (@CNET) October 11, 2017
Facebook is completely broken https://t.co/M1umVs9svw
— The Independent (@Independent) October 11, 2017
And no, turning on and off your wifi didn’t fix it. Believe us – we tried.
— Fern Photography (@AmberFernPhoto) October 11, 2017
But it was fine, guys. Totally fine.
Facebook and Instagram are down pic.twitter.com/UuyAWYPc0B
— Keep Posts (@keep_posts) October 11, 2017
— RetroEnt (@TweetRetroEnt) October 11, 2017
No one panicked.
— Shayla Raquel (@shaylaleeraquel) October 11, 2017
And people certainly didn’t start questioning their entire existence…’cause that would’ve been ridiculous.
— Bump Bundle (@Bump_Bundle) October 11, 2017
Except for those of us who work in media, specifically social media.
— Kaley Patterson (@KaleyKayPatt) October 11, 2017
The worst part: there was a full hour where we actually had to talk to people…in person.*Gasp.*
— Todd Carruth (@toddcarruth) October 11, 2017
Just kidding. We all just sat there, staring at our computer screens, waiting for it to start back up again.
— Ducard SEO (@DucardSEO) October 11, 2017
Yeah. That was definitely the safest option.
Eventually the social media gods answered our prayers.
— Page Perfect (@bepageperfect) October 11, 2017
— Cultivate Digital ✏️ (@CultivateDM) October 11, 2017
And all was right again in the world.
— Crispin Havener (@CrispinKKCO) October 11, 2017