GoDaddy Down For Some Users

    September 10, 2012
    Chris Crum

Update: GoDaddy says service is completely restored, and that the outage was not the result of a hack. Full statement here.

GoDaddy has been having some trouble today, with users taking to Twitter to vent their frustration at sites all over the web being down. Some are indicating the issue is primarily one affecting the East Coast.

More (including the latest) on this developing story here.

Apparently, the company is on the case. GoDaddy tweeted:

It’s still unclear what exactly has happened. We’ve contacted the company for comment, and will update accordingly.

Update: Anonymous Twitter accounts are now taking credit (h/t: TechCrunch):

In the meantime, here’s a sampling of what’s being said on Twitter. You can see the tweets pouring in rapidly, if you simply go here. Clearly, this has had a major impact on the web.


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