Here at the Social Media Marketing Institute in Australia, we cannot log in to Facebook on the desktop but it seems ok on mobile. Instagram and WhatsApp are also working on mobile.
Facebook and Instagram have taken to Twitter to show they are aware of the situation and are working on it.
We’re aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps. We’re working to resolve the issue as soon as possible.— Facebook (@facebook) March 13, 2019
We're focused on working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, but can confirm that the issue is not related to a DDoS attack.— Facebook (@facebook) March 13, 2019
Over at Instagram, it is the same
We’re aware of an issue impacting people's access to Instagram right now. We know this is frustrating, and our team is hard at work to resolve this ASAP.— Instagram (@instagram) March 13, 2019
Maps from Downdetector.com shows the impact of the outage for Facebook, Instagram and WhatApp around the world.
Facebook outages have impacted North and South America, parts of Europe, Japan, Phillipines and Australia.
Instagram outages appears to be mainly in North and South America, Japan and Australia.
The WhatsApp issues seems to be mainly around North and South America.
Are you having issues with either Facebook, Instagram or WhatsApp?
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