Yes, Google is down right now (and now Google is back)
Yes, it seems that a lot of Google services are currently down. You are not alone.
These are Gmail, YouTube, Google My Business, Google AdSense, Google AdWords, Google Photos, Google Analytics, Gmail, Google Search Console, Admob, etc. but not Google Search. I think the connection to Google is not working either.
Are there any early risers who suddenly have problems with GSuite? pic.twitter.com/VQVrjvTxub
- Sara Holoubek (@sarita) December 14, 2020
Is GOOGLE broken ? pic.twitter.com/WLxGIJMMT9
- Claire Carlile ️ (@clairecarlile) December 14, 2020
You know it's bad when GoogleAds crashes.
This must be the part of Google that has the most fallback security! pic.twitter.com/si96v9c4md
- Jason Barnard (@jasonmbarnard) December 14, 2020
Youtube is down 🙁 pic.twitter.com/AFMTANUDFJ
- Jason Barnard (@jasonmbarnard) December 14 2020
We even have Googlers joking that they can't work because of the outage:
- Gary 鯨理／경리 Illyes (@methode) December 14, 2020
Of course, the big joke of Google Search in the SEO world is[is google down] the query says no, but technically, Google Search is up:
You can check the Google Workspace status indicatorsThey are all currently red (since about 6:55 ET).
Update: Google services appear to be back up at 7:28 a.m. ET, an outage of about 30 minutes.
Discussion forum on Twitter.
Today, at 3:47 a.m. PT, Google experienced an authentication system outage for approximately 45 minutes due to an internal storage quota issue. This issue was resolved at 4:32am PT, and all services are now restored.
- Google Cloud (@googlecloud) December 14, 2020