Facebook crashes, sends the world into a frenzy

If you were on your phone, or your tablet or your computer Wednesday morning, you know something drastic happened - Facebook crashed.

The issue sent the world into a frenzy and the hashtag #Facebookdown began to trend on Twitter.

That is where several Facebook fans were forced to go in order to gain information about the glitch which also affected Instagram, a picture-sharing platform owned now by Facebook.

According to downdetector.com, which tracks issues reported by Facebook users, the social media site was down worldwide.

Facebook was able to resolve the issue in about an hour.

How did you handle the outage? Tell us in the Facebook post below.