LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — If you were having issues getting on Instagram or some other social media apps, it wasn’t you. There was an outage Friday.
Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger were down for less than an hour which created a flurry of people to report the issue on other social media. Facebook said the problem was caused by a technical issue.
On Twitter at #InstagramDown, there were dozens of posts about the outage. At its peak around 10:30 a.m., there were more than 121,000 reports on downdetector.