Update: The social media platforms have announced that they are back up and running.
— Instagram (@instagram) March 19, 2021
Thanks for your patience, that was a long 45 minutes but we are back! #WhatsAppDown
— WhatsApp (@WhatsApp) March 19, 2021
Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger outages are being reported across the world.
The social networking platforms appeared to go down on Friday morning.
Just before 10:45 am PST, a popular outage website showed hundreds of reports of each service being down.
Users in Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Europe all reported issues.
— Nisha chaturvedi (@chaturvedi_nis) March 19, 2021
The social networking platforms have yet to confirm that they’re experiencing issues.