Amazon, Reddit, and Other Major Websites are Currently Down [Update: Fix Incoming]

BY Sanuj Bhatia

Published 8 Jun 2021

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It’s not only you. Major websites including Amazon, Reddit, eBay, Twitch, Twitter, and even Spotify are down right now. Some users are also complaining of Google experiencing some issues.

A quick check of  Down Detector shows many websites experiencing issues. The issue seems to be related to Fastly CDN servers, although nothing concrete is known as of now. The problem was first reported on June 8th at 09:58 UTC and continues to persist as of 10:40 UTC.

Several websites including Reddit, Spotify, Twitch,, Hulu, HBO Max, Quora, PayPal, Vimeo, Shopify, CNN, The GuardianThe New York Times, the BBC, and the Financial Times sites are experiencing issues.

If you are also experiencing issues while surfing these websites, there’s not much you can do except wait for Fastly to resolve the issue. We’ll update this post as and when the services resume.

Are you experiencing any issues with websites like Amazon, Reddit, The Guardian, New York Times? Which websites are you not able to use? Do let us know in the comment section below!

Update 1: Fastly has said that a fix is incoming for the CDN-related outage. Websites should gradually start working as normal.