Twitter, Tweetdeck experiencing global outage

Twitter and Tweetdeck are currently facing issues with tweeting, getting notifications and viewing DMs.

| Updated on: Aug 20 2022, 17:10 IST
Twitter global outage.
Twitter global outage. (REUTERS)
Twitter global outage.
Twitter global outage. (REUTERS)

Twitter and TweetDeck is currently facing a global outage. Users may face problems sending tweets, getting notifications or viewing direct messages (DMs) as well.

According to, there was a big spike on Twitter outage early from 7:00 am. There are still multiple reports of Twitter outage around 10:00 am as well. Overall, there have been 75% reported problems of Twitter outage from Android users and 25% from website users. The live outage map on the website shows users in the US and Japan have been affected the most with the outage.

Tweetdeck, the dashboard for Twitter is also facing an outage. While users can still login to Twitter and use the platform, Tweeteck isn't working at all. Users have reported that logging into Tweetdeck directs them back to Twitter.


Twitter Support tweeted saying that both Twitter and Tweetdeck are facing outages. It is currently working on a fix and both platforms should start working normally soon.

Follow HT Tech for the latest tech news and reviews , also keep up with us on Twitter, Facebook, Google News, and Instagram. For our latest videos, subscribe to our YouTube channel.

First Published Date: 02 Oct, 10:49 IST
keep up with tech