Taking to Twitter YouTube said: “If you’re having trouble watching videos on YouTube right now, you’re not alone – our team is aware of the issue and working on a fix.
“We’ll follow up here with any updates.”
In response a verified Pornhub account jokingly replied with a picture implying their share price is going up rapidly.
In response to the technical issues #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter in the UK and US.
More to follow…