© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A damaged Ethernet cable is seen in front of the Instagram logo in this illustration taken March 11, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration
(Reuters) -Meta Platforms Inc said on Thursday that some users have experienced problems accessing their social network, Instagram.
“We’re working hard to get things back to normal as quickly as possible,” Meta said.
About 7,000 users have reported problems with the platform, according to Downdetector.
Downdetector says previous user reports have been as high as 24,000, tracking outages by collating status reports from a number of sources including user-submitted errors on its platform.
Several users took to Twitter (NYSE:) to share updates and memes about the service outage, with #instagramdown trending as a hashtag on the social media site.