Is Instagram down on Nov. 1, 2016? Users are experiencing problems with the app

Is Instagram down on Nov. 1, 2016? Users are experiencing problems with the app
Source: Getty Images
Source: Getty Images

Yep, Instagram is probably down. If you're trying to scroll through Instagram and you're getting the dreaded "Couldn't Refresh Feed" pop-up, you're not alone. More than 1,300 people have reported a problem on Down Detector in the past hour. 

Both the app and the website seem to be experiencing problems. As of writing, here's what the Instagram website looks like:

Instagram is down
Source: 
Instagram

When reached for comment, Instagram directed us to the below tweet, explaining that the site may be down for some users.

Tweet from Instagram
Source: 
Instagram

We'll keep you updated. Until it returns, maybe you could play with any of the other myriad social media apps on your phone. 

Nov. 1, 2016, 1:36 p.m.: This story has been updated. 

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Alexis Kleinman

Alexis is the editor of The Future Is Now.

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