Snapchat users were in a state of desperation after discovering that the platform was the latest app to fall victim to major outages.
Website and App Monitor Down Detector registered tens of thousands of reports from Snapchat users today and the official Snapchat support account posted on Twitter: “We are aware that some Snapchatters are currently having problems with the app – hold on, we’re looking in! “after people complained about the problem on social media.
The news, of course, comes just a week after Facebook experienced over six hours of issues across all of its apps, including Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger.
Meanwhile, a spokesman for the app has told the Independent that the cause is unknown and that the problem does not affect all app users.
So, since we’re forced to go outside to the * shudder * real world one more time, here are some of the best memes and reactions to the problem.
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People joked that the outage forced them to turn to Twitter – both to find out what was going on and to provide alternative social media:
In fact, they noticed that given the issues with Facebook and its platforms, Twitter was one of the few major platforms that chugged on lately:
Others joked that Snapchat was the real reason people ignored their messages:
And more and more people were worried that they would lose their messaging streaks with their friends:
In general, people were totally frustrated:
Don’t worry everyone. At least LinkedIn is fine. And in the meantime indy100 has everything you could need to keep you entertained and informed. You are welcome.