Update, December 10, 2020 (06:10 PM ET): Reddit appears to be back up for most. However, Reddit is down still for some folks around the world and the mobile app may still face issues.
If you still can’t access the site, you should face better luck over the next 15 minutes or so.
Original article, December 10, 2020 (05:23 PM ET): If you’re trying to cast some upvotes or measure something with a banana, you might be disappointed to find out that Reddit is down. It’s not just you! It’s down for everyone at the moment.
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According to Reddit’s status page, the site is down but the devs know what the problem is. A fix is in the pipeline, but there’s no indication of how long that could take. According to Down Detector, the problem has been happening for about 30 minutes so far. Hopefully, the problem sees a fix soon.
Reddit is one of the top-20 most-visited websites on the internet. That means millions of people are trying to access it at the moment, which likely isn’t helping matters. For now, you’ll need to visit other sites to get your fix of cat pics, dank memes, and totally reasonable political discourse.
Although Reddit is down now, we’ll update this article as soon as it’s back up and running!