Probably a Cascade effect. Traffic that would usually be heading for Facebook ended up going for the others.

Twitter managed to stand up under it all, perhaps providing the first public service since it opened up.

From from what I’m hearing, an attempt to correct a relatively minor problem cost of database overload. Anyone who runs WordPress will understand that one.


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