Does the Internet Seem Slow Today? It’s Not Just You
If you're having issues getting to your favorite websites or are spending more time watching the buffering icon on YouTube than actual videos, you're not alone.
Several major Internet Service Providers are reporting outages and other issues affecting a large number of customers nationwide.
Here's what Suddenlink is reporting:
You can check the status of your ISP by clicking here.
Just remember, you'll likely still be impacted even if your ISP is not currently reporting any outages. Due to the interconnected nature of the World Wide Web, the website you're trying to get to might be hosted by one of the affected ISPs, or your traffic might simply need to pass through one of the affected areas on its way to wherever it's going.
Just be patient. Keep trying, and let no cat video go unwatched!