Users report being unable to use the website and other users report the website's functionality such as the "post" box was not working.
Some Facebook users were experiencing issues loading the site Wednesday.
"Earlier today, a networking issue caused some people to have trouble accessing Facebook services".
Users quickly turned to Twitter to vent their frustration at the Facebook problems.
DownDetector.com showed that there were more than 12,000 incidents of people reporting issues with Facebook. According to CurrentlyDown.com, Facebook is now working.
Facebook is a social network where member share messages and status updates with online friends.
According to The Mirror, the social media sites began having issues at 11:09 a.m.
Just after 11:00am EST, parts of the US, mostly the East and West Coasts, and Europe starting suffering Facebook outages.
Facebook is down for thousands of users Wednesday.