Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) said late on Friday that it was working on fixing an access issue after thousands of users reported problems with the platform.
“Tweets may not be loading for some of you. We’re working on fixing a problem and you’ll be back on the timeline soon,” the company said in a tweet.
According to the outage monitoring website Downdetector.com, about 40,000 users reported problems with the social media platform on Friday.
Downdetector tracks downtime by collating status reports from a range of sources, including errors submitted by users on its platform. The outage may affect more users.