Facebook, Instagram down worldwide on Thursday

#FacebookDown, #InstagramDown

Facebook, Instagram down

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Facebook and Instagram users around the world faced problems on Thanksgiving morning.

Users were having a hard time logging in, loading pages, posting, adding friends, liking and refreshing.

Thousands of people are experiencing issues, according to Down Detector.

#InstagramDown is trending on Twitter, with word buzzing about the sites being down. People are also experiencing problems with Facebook.

Down Detector was swamped with comments on Thursday morning from people all over the world complaining about Facebook and Instagram.

Here are some of the comments:

Jocelyn Parker: Down in Rhode Island, USA!”

Zoé Fortin: Facebook and Business Manager are down in Ottawa, Canada."

Keith Muise: Looks like FB is overwhelmed for all the people home today!”

“El: Instagram is down its why nothing is working?”

“Sam” My account has been logged out and then it won’t let me back in."

About the Author:

Carianne Luter is a social media producer for News4Jax and has worked at Channel 4 since December 2015. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a communication degree.