Facebook Users Don’t ‘Like’ This: Status Update Error Messages
Filed by KOSU News in Business.
October 21, 2013
If you tried to post a status update on Facebook or ‘like’ someone else’s Monday morning, you probably got a message like this:
“There was a problem updating your status. Please try again later.”
You are not alone. The Miami Herald reports:
Facebook users are reporting trouble logging in and posting updates Monday morning.
Some users are seeing a “temporary disruption of service” warning.
“Servers are down.,” one user posted on Twitter.
“So, it’s not just me,” posted another.
The site “Downrightnow” said, indeed (as of 10:40 a.m. ET) that Facebook was having some problems.
And here’s an example of the sort of reaction trending on the rival Twitter under the hashtags #GetWellSoonFacebook and #RIPFacebook:
The Two-Way has reached out to Facebook for comment, but we haven’t heard back yet. [Copyright 2013 NPR]