Google Went Down, And People Went Crazy
Google went down today for 5 minutes, and for a website like Google, that’s a lot of downtime. Between 23:52 and 23:57 BST according to Search Engine Land, Google was down and not accessible. Not only Google, but other Google services like YouTube, Gmail, Blogger and more were also experiencing issues.
GoSquare – website analytics tool posted an update that showed 40% less traffic to all website during the downtime.
Here’s what Google posted -
“We have received reports of an issue affecting some Google services. The issue is now resolved. Please follow our dashboard for more information: http://www.google.com/appsstatus”