When Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram all went down, the groundswell of people rushing to other platforms to continue their social posting and messaging — likely to dunk on Facebook — was intense. So much so, it seems, that Twitter is also experiencing problems today. Everyone’s favorite doomsday watchlist Downdetector shows many reports of issues with Twitter, and the staff here at Digital Trends are seeing intermittent problems loading tweets — both on the timeline and from individual links.
While Facebook seems to be facing a serious issue with its servers stemming from what looks like major DNS problems, what looks to be happening at Twitter is more of a blip as a result of serious amounts of traffic.
This is a developing story