But then he was back! The outage lasted just minutes.
Here’s what Twitter said about the incident:
Twitter then posted the following update.
Trump’s Twitter account has been under scrutiny, not only because he’s the U.S. president, but because he uses it a lot. He’s tweeted more than 36,000 times and it’s often stirred up controversy.
Some have questioned whether his threatening tweets to North Korea were at odds with Twitter’s terms and conditions.