05/11/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Twitter Down? Users Report Slow Connectivity: Check Status Here

Wondering if Twitter is down?

Ready the fail whale: not only are many users reporting problems with Twitter, but the official Twitter status blog has reported 'High rate of site errors and general slowness.'

Twitter's blog post reads:

Starting a couple minutes ago started returning a high number of errors. We are actively working on this problem.

Want check on its status? Here are a few ways to check if Twitter is down:

The official Twitter status blog tracks outages with the microblogging service. Although tweeters have been reporting problems with the site, the blog does not currently list any outages.

The site also helps you gauge whether you're the only one having Twitter problems.

Use the Twitter feed below for real-time updates from tweeters.