YouTube returns to normal after worldwide outage

YouTube returns to normal after worldwide outage
YouTube error message (Source: YouTube)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The horror is over - YouTube is back up and running after an outage Tuesday night.

Team YouTube, the Twitter account that tweets out updates, troubleshooting tips, and more posted this message shortly after viewers started reporting issues:

At about 10 p.m. CDT, they tweeted the website was back to normal.

It’s unclear what caused the outages or what time they started, but viewers across the globe reported seeing error messages like the one below:

(WMC Action News 5)

So, what was one to do when YouTube was down? Some people took to Twitter to vent their frustrations and figure out what to do in the meantime:

If nothing else, it’s been a good excuse to take a breather from technology for a few minutes.

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