Is Twitter Down? Here’s a Fix That Can Help

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Just because you get this error page telling you “Something is technically wrong,” doesn’t always mean the entire Twitter site is really down. Here’s what to do. (Twitter)

Is Twitter down? When logging into Twitter or visiting the homepage, you may sometimes get an error page that reads, “Something is technically wrong.” However, this doesn’t always mean the site is actually down. In fact, this may sometimes just be a glitch and you can still use Twitter if you know how to get around it.

Here’s what you need to know.

When you log into Twitter or visit the homepage, you may sometimes go straight to an error page that makes it appear like the entire site is down. Sometimes it is, but not always.

Here’s what to do if the site isn’t really down: 

Every now and then, a bug may happen when you log into Twitter or go to the homepage that makes the error message appear, even when the rest of the site is working. To test and see if that’s happening to you, all you have to do is go to any other Twitter page besides the entry homepage. For example, visit the Twitter Notifications page. You may find that you actually are logged in and everything is working fine.

And here’s how to know for sure if Twitter is down or not: 

To know for sure if Twitter is down and it’s not just a weird, temporary glitch, you can visit sites like Down Right Now or Down Detector. These sites will tell you if Twitter is down for everyone or if the problem is just with your login.

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