Many people took to Twitter as their only alternative, with some making fun of the inevitable migration.
Facebook is now down with people all around the globe having difficulty accessing the world's largest social network.
It's not clear what caused the issue but a spokesperson for the social networking giant confirmed that the company is aware of the issue and is working to resolve it.
We will update this article, as soon as we receive any updates regarding the issue.
Facebook and Instagram applications are shown on the screen of an iPhone in Zagreb, Croatia, April 9, 2012. However, we were able to post some of our news stories to our Facebook page from our website.
As for Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, the feed is showing up for some, but not others, but everyone is having trouble posting anything.
In the absence of the extremely popular platforms, many flooded Twitter to celebrate, despair or express deep suspicions over the outages.
According to the AP news agency, the documents say a co-operating witness met with Huffman and husband Macy at their home in LA. He was charged Tuesday along with almost 50 other people and faces conspiracy to commit mail fraud and money laundering counts.
Widespread blustery showers are forecast to sweep across the United Kingdom during Wednesday with winds remaining strong. Looking ahead to the rest of the week, there will "furthers spells of rain" and strong winds heading into the weekend.
Marvel Studios now has seven of the top 20 film debuts in industry history and Disney holds 12 of the top 20. The film also represented IMAX's best March opening and the second highest Marvel opening for IMAX globally.
The 19-year-old had controversially said she wanted to return to the United Kingdom after feeling to Syria at the age of 15. Senior British opposition figure Diane Abbott called the United Kingdom government's decision " callous and inhumane ".
The FBI and US attorney's office in Boston held a press conference this morning to provide more information in the case. No students were charged, with authorities saying that in many cases the teenagers were unaware of what was going on.
The Reds have recently surrendered their lead at the summit of the division following only two wins in their last six matches. The trio of Dejan Lovren , Joe Gomez , and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain aren't that far from competing for a first-team place.
This case has taken everything from me. "Please let my wife and I be together", Manafort asked Jackson, The Atlantic reported . Paul Manafort has been charged in a new criminal case not even an hour after learning his prison sentence for federal crimes.
Do you think the Browns got the better of it? Beckham is expected to request an upgraded contract with the Browns. The news was so shocking, even the reporter who broke the news needed to clarify he was telling the truth.
The company will continue to offer the vehicle at that price point and will increase the cost of other variants of the sedan. The $35,000 base Model 3 will still be available , but the company is raising prices by 3 percent on all other models.
According to a LinkedIn page under her name, Freeda was studying criminal justice at Sam Houston State University . George Foreman , 70, became famous as an Olympic gold medal victor and two-time world heavyweight champion.
Kim Jong Nam was murdered two years ago at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia with VX nerve agent , a chemical weapon. They were the only suspects in custody after four North Korean suspects fled the country the same morning Mr Kim was killed.
US Might Punish Germany For Using Huawei
Among other things, European security agencies have relied heavily on US intelligence in the fight against terrorism. The US has been lobbying its allies to boycott Huawei due to national security risks.
Cardinal George Pell Sentenced To Six Years In Prison
He plans to appeal his conviction, but is expected to spend time behind bars until the appeals case is heard. Judge Kidd rejected Pell's defence argument the crimes were committed by Pell, the man, not the archbishop.
Trey Flowers to sign with the Lions
The Lions need a slot receiver after trading Golden Tate to the Philadelphia Eagles at the trade deadline previous year . In 34 games, he has 78 grabs for 1,005 yards and 11 scores, numbers that make him Detroit's immediate No. 1 tight end.
WR Jackson heading back to Eagles, per sources
Jackson was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars last week in a cost-cutting move but has quickly found a home in Philadelphia. This start is only somewhat fresh, as the receiver spent the first six years of his career in an Eagles uniform.
Sterling urges City to clinch quadruple
UEFA said it was introduced to justify decisions made by the referees in the last-16 matches so far. No, not at a chance! On Friday the Premier League confirmed it had a probe into City under way.
Bollywood Dances At Aakash Ambani-Shloka Mehta Wedding
Google CEO Sundar Pichai , and former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-Moon are also expected at the star-studded affair. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are slaying it as always as they attend Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's wedding.