One good place to start is going into the settings and clearing the history and cache, as this could purge your browser of a stored version of the site which is problematic.
Many have taken to Twitter to complain that they can not access the site on their phones and laptops. However, if you use Incognito mode in Chrome, there does not appear to be any problems.
Holding down Shift and then refreshing the page has been suggested as a workaround. So in the interests of public service we've put together a quick guide that will help you answer that chilling question - is Facebook down? Stay tuned with us for more news on the rare phenomenon called "Facebook Down".
Some online events unite people - such as the recent solar eclipse which was streamed online by millions of people unable to see the spectacle in person.
Facebook has not acknowledged the ongoing issues that appear to have hit users across the UK.
It is understood that users across the globe were affected by the glitch with 63pc of those in Ireland who reported issues to Down Detector experiencing a "total blackout".
This does not seem like an outright outage, as it remains possible to access the site through certain browsers, such as Opera or Microsoft's Edge. As these plugins, by their very nature, disable various functionality on a webpage, it could be that there is a conflict occurring somewhere.
Kurd region leader meets CENTCOM chief in Iraq's Erbil
The government in Turkey has already announced that it is against the vote and claims it could lead to a civil war. He is then scheduled to visit Erbil, where he will hold talks with the Kurdish president Masoud Barzani.
Sanchez homers twice, Tanaka sharp as Yanks rout Tigers 13-4
Until the seventh, the Tigers' only run came in the third on a two-out RBI double by Ian Kinsler that cut into a 7-0 Yankees lead. The Yankees kick off a three-game road series in Detroit as they sit 2.5 games up in the AL Wild Card race entering play Tuesday.
RBI Gets Govt Nod for Rs 200 Notes
Arun Jaitley said that the Finance Ministry has not held any discussion with the government to phase out the Rs 2000 notes. Subsequently, the RBI introduced a new series of notes worth Rs. 500, and went on to introducing Rs. 2,000 notes.