How many times have you had an issue logging onto or using the Facebook platform? If you’re at the office, it’s usually easiest to yell to your co-worker, “Hey, Karen! Are you having issues with Facebook?” However, many of us are part of a single-person or small marketing team, and may not have anyone else to consult with.
Below are some helpful hints to tell you whether or not Facebook is experiencing issues.
This is a page hosted by Facebook and is part of their Developers platform. Depending on what the issue is, it may or may not be reported here.
This page, also hosted by Facebook, tells you if Ad Creation/Editing, Ad Delivery, and/or Ad Reporting are working correctly.
If you are receiving a specific error message from Facebook, which means they are aware that something is wrong and are working on it.
If you cannot find any issues, outages, or error messages related to what you are personally experiencing, there are a few other things you may want to try:
- Hard refresh your browser or app
- Clear your browser cache or cookies
- Restart your computer, tablet or phone
- Contacting Facebook Customer Service
- Wait a few hours and try again
Do you have other tips or tricks to find out about Facebook-related issues or outages? Share in the comments below!