Cute animal video sharers and
Following a 30-minute
The outage was not solely restricted to the web – mobile users, too, reached an error page while trying to load the
This is the longest recorded downtime for the popular website since it was hit by a four-hour outage in
It is one of the most visited websites on the Internet, only second to
Some users reported "record levels of productivity" during the 30-minute outage.
Dramatics swept the web as the hashtag #facebookdown shot to popularity.
"We resolved the issue quickly, and we are now back to 100 percent. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused," said
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