[April 11: down again] Reddit down, service unavailable (error 503) – what we know so far about this outage
Popular online discussion platform Reddit is currently down. The website is currently not loading and the app is also experiencing intermittent issues.
Here are some reports:
ermahgerd Reddit is down
— Joseph Ortiz (@zitrodotnet) March 1, 2019
Reddit is down? Now what am I going to do all day?
— Phillip Moorman (@ThisGuyPhill) March 1, 2019
Reddit servers are down oh god oh fuck
— Ash (@HenryAshW) March 1, 2019
Reddit goes down a lot lately. What are they doing over there?
— Karon (@Karon_Sp) March 1, 2019
There’s currently no information on the reason behind this outage. Rest assured, we are looking for more details, and will update keep updating this story in real time with all the newsworthy stuff related to this outage.
Reddit has confirmed the problem. Here’s what the company said around 18 minutes ago:
We are currently investigating this issue
The issue has been resolved:
This incident has been resolved
Update 3 (April 11 2019)
Reddit is down again.
they are doing maintenance
— iLegiTy (@5Andry8) April 11, 2019
Status page reveals the site is under scheduled maintenance:
We will be replacing one of our primary databases at this time
Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary
This scheduled maintenance affects: reddit.com (Desktop Web, Mobile Web, Native Mobile Apps, Vote Processing, Comment Processing, Spam Processing, View Counts)
In Progress: Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary. https://t.co/eZKcmfcOoU
— reddit status (@redditstatus) April 11, 2019
Update 4 (April 11 2019)
Maintenance has been completed. All services are now back to normal.
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