Thursday, March 14, 2019

What the Instagram/Facebook/WhatsApp Blackout Should’ve Taught You!


By ianthia

Whew, chile the internets is going crazy today! Instagram said, “Screw your scheduled posts,” Facebook was like, “Nah, you aint finna upload that video ta-day!” And WhatsApp is keeping my auntie from sending her daily “I love you” meme.

Content creators and avid users got the shock of their lives Wednesday (March 13) afternoon when it was confirmed that our beloved social media platforms were down and not allowing users to scroll, post, comment, like, follow nor share. The company that owns all three platforms actually, and ironically, turned to Twitter (the OG and one of my fave platforms) to make their announcements about the outage.  Read more >>